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reference

EBM
A critical or explanatory note, usually included in a bibliography in a particular written communication (paper or electronic).

Medspeak
A written or verbal communication to a requesting party about a person’s, in particular a doctor’s, qualifications for a particular post.

reference

adjective Referring to a standard or norm noun Medical communication noun
1. A note in an article or publication that refers the reader to another passage or source.
2. An entry in a bibliography; a citation of previously published material, which includes author names, title of the article, journal, yr, volume and pages in which it was published.

reference

(rĕf′ĕr-ĕns) [L. referre, to bring back, to report]
1. A standard for the evaluation of objects, data, or ideas.
2. A link or connection between data, ideas, or objects.
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Spare copies are donated to community organisations for reference purposes and the Guide is also disseminated free of charge to Library colleagues at other universities.
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Useful measures, she maintains, can only be reached after study goals and objectives have been determined; those could fall into several categories: economics, the reference process, resources, products/ outcomes (user satisfaction with results).
Unless an employer confirms who is calling and why, he or she risks being accused of negligent dissemination of reference comments.
These reference design kits coupled with the WiDV Technology are enabling a new market for wireless digital video for PC applications," said Jagdish Rebello, director and principal analyst from iSuppli.
In this article, we endeavor to discuss both the information-seeking behavior of urban university students as well as the challenge that behavior poses to our own concepts of instruction and reference services.
see reference 16), Table 8; Elder R, unpublished tables, Edinburgh, UK: ISD, 2001; NBHW, 2000, op.
In the headlong rush to redefine reference service for the 21st century, what has been overlooked or downplayed is the fact that increasing reliance on technological efficacy invariably decenters the human intellectual contribution to the reference transaction.