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hit

 
1. in library science, a retrieved document relevant to a search question that has been posed.
2. slang term for a single dose of a drug, used in reference to drug abuse.

heparin-induced thrombocytopenia with thrombosis (HIT)

arterial and venous clots that may develop after five days of unfractionated heparin therapy; caused by the production of anti-heparin-platelet factor 4 antibodies.
(1) Hit
Drug slang noun A small dose of any illicit psychotropic drug
Genetics noun See Lethal hit
Informatics noun A ‘visit’ to a particular website, the frequency of which reflects the popularity of a particular service or website; a single request from a web browser for a single item from a web server
Vox populi verb To strike a person
(2) HIT
Abbreviation for
Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
Hirudin in Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia
Hirudin for the Improvement of Thrombolysis
High-density-lipoprotein cholesterol Intervention Trial of the Department of Veterans Affairs

HIT

Cardiovascular disease Either of 2 clinical trials:
1. HDL-cholesterol Intervention Trial–which evaluated the effect of gemfibrozil therapy on M&M in Pts with CAD; those with ↓ HDL-C often had ↑ TGs; conclusion Gemfibrozil ↓ mortality by 22%.
2. Hirudin for Improvement of Thrombolysis Medtalk Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.

hit

Substance abuse A small dose of any illicit psychotropic drug

HIT

Abbreviation for Holtzman Inkblot Test.

Patient discussion about hit

Q. What are the reasons for my weight which hit a plateau? My weight loss remains at a stable level of achievement (plateau). What are the reasons for my weight which hit a plateau?

A. weight plateau can be a hard stage to pass...it's very hard to come to the fact that even when you try hard it doesn't do anything. so here are some tips of how to move on and go through that stage-
http://www.webmd.com/diet/features/10-ways-to-move-beyond-a-weight-loss-plateau

i tried 2 of those tips and they work.

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Through our Hit the Road campaign, we want to make it easy and fun for customers to document and share their travel stories and be inspired by others.
Next time you feel anxiety getting the better of you, hit the road for relief.
MINNEAPOLIS -- As tens of thousands of Minnesota families hit the road for Thanksgiving, a new Web site will help them buckle up their children safely for the holiday and for everyday travel.
hit the road to visit the Burning Man event in central California.
We finished our challenges in one day and hit the road.
Just make sure you check that the two bolts are installed before you hit the road.
And the South Coast Air Quality Management District will hit the road, Burke said, holding board meetings throughout the four-county region at which residents can voice their concerns directly to the agency's leaders.
The mission: Hit the road for a day with some of the Girl and Choclate crew in a giant RV and barge the land, barge the spots, and barge.
That's forced the teams to hit the road, and girls' coach John Gallen to use his connections.
So we hit the road to Vancouver for some much needed rest and recuperation, with the soothing sounds of 'Dust in the wind" playing in our heads.
It looked like 'Boardstock' out there,'' said Bob Gibson, 28, who hit the road from Long Beach at 5:30 a.