flow sheet


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flow sheet

 
a patient care record that documents interventions through the use of check marks and brief notations.

flow sheet

(in a patient record) a graphic summary of several changing factors, especially the patient's vital signs or weight and the treatments and medications given. In labor the flow sheet displays the progress of labor, including centimeters of cervical dilation, cervical effacement, position of the baby's head, baby's heart rate, frequency of contractions, mother's temperature and blood pressure, and medications given or procedures performed.

flow sheet

A representation in outline or picture format of a technique or treatment.
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We are well advanced in developing an innovative and highly efficient flow sheet for simultaneous metal recovery of Ni-Co and Sc, thereby effectively reducing unit operating and capital costs.
Success with the pilot plant test work would provide a 'proof of process' for the proposed flow sheet and significantly enhance the profile of the project.
The Phase II metallurgical test results are required to define the process flow sheet in order to complete the study.
RapiData - RapiData provides the fastest way for nurses and medical assistants to enter flow sheet data into patient charts.
Test results so far will provide the basis for future work aimed at optimization of the metallurgical results and development of a process flow sheet for estimating development and operating costs.
The result is a simplified flow sheet that minimizes the initial capital investment and associated technological risks.
are currently in the process of developing and evaluating a metallurgical flow sheet by combining conventional processing equipment with the TZT Trical Process, which has been successful in producing ilmenite products of superior quality to those obtainable by conventional separation processes.
5 tonnes of reverse circulation drill cuttings were processed into 839 kg of bulk concentrate using the same basic flow sheet reported in 1999.
A risk factor flow sheet, with hyperlinks to relevant educational materials, was created by Whole Health and ChartWare, the electronic medical records company of Rohnert Park, California.
Some preliminary work has already been carried out on site and as a result the locations of the new tailings facilities and the metallurgical processing plant have been determined and a conceptual flow sheet has also been agreed.