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respond

(rĭ-spŏnd′)
v. re·sponded, re·sponding, re·sponds
v.intr.
To react to a stimulus or to a treatment, especially in a favorable way: tumors that responded to radiation.

re·spond′er n.
Malpractice Recognise, Respond, Resolve A term coined by Copic Insurance in Colorado, which provides medical malpractice coverage to doctors and health professionals as part of promoting open disclosure about medical errors
Managed care—US Request, Render, Report A trilogy of factors that must be met before a patient can be billed for a consultation from a physician other than the primary care provider: the ordering physician must Request the consultation; the consultant must Render a medical opinion, and issue a written Report
Research Reduce, Refine, Replace A research philosophy first articulated in 1959 by British scientists WMS Russell and RL Burch who linked scientific excellence to the humane and efficient use of laboratory animals, a philosophy now known as 'alternatives'
Vox populi Reading, wRiting, aRithmetic This is the original phrase which inspired the many other 'three Rs.' It referred to the core components of an elementary school education in America
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First responders have been very clear about their immediate need for preemption.
The Responder Incident Report aims to prevent miscommunication between responders and to reduce the time spent on the roadway by ensuring appropriate equipment is dispatched quickly to the scene.
When carried out within the same jurisdiction, they also threaten to exhaust response resources more quickly, which, as in the case of secondary attacks, could lead to delays in treatment or an increase in fear due to the perception of responders being overwhelmed.
This official praise for first responders amounts to great rhetoric and no performance.
If the responder takes the offer, each player receives the agreed-upon amounts; if the responder rejects the offer, both players get nothing.
develops crisis management planning and response systems that enable police, fire, and other emergency responders to save lives and mitigate property damage.
Secretary Chao signed a proclamation in honor of NTIRAW and as a declaration of the Departments commitment to the safety of the nations first responders.
These components, along with ongoing work in BFRL and MEL, will be integrated in the NIST Distributed Testbed for First Responders in the next several months.
The Standard for Professional Competence of Responders to Hazardous Materials Incidents (NFPA 472) is a voluntary, national consensus standard.
Within these sessions, the entire homeland security community - from local first responders and law enforcement officials to federal homeland security executives - will gather together to learn from each other, discuss best practices and examine strategies to avoid future disasters.
The LCD-FR is designed to be worn by first responders including law enforcement as standard equipment which adds a layer of protection against the presence of warfare agents and toxic industrial chemicals through proven Ion Mobility Spectrometry (IMS).