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review

 [re-vu´]
an assessment or appraisal.
peer review an evaluation by one's peers; see also peer review.
review of symptoms a detailed assessment of each body system, performed to ascertain the presence of deviations from normal.

re·view

(rē-vyū'),
Interpretation, evaluation, or oversight of research of data, literature, and research analysis of a topic. Compare: analysis, metaanalysis.
[Fr. revue, fr. revoir, to see again]

review

A term which, as defined in the context of UK social services, refers to the formal re-evaluation of an individual’s assessed risks, needs and personalised care plan at an pre-arranged time.

review

Medtalk The evaluation of a process by a person or party other than the person or party performing the task of interest. See Concurrent review, Drug price review, Drug utilization review, Health statistics review, Integrity review, Literature review, Peer review, Technical assistance review, Utilization review NIHspeak The concurrent oversight of research on a periodic basis by an institutional review board. See Clinical review, Grant compliance review.
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Through the Reviewer Recognition platform, and the new public Reviewer Page specifically, we want to ensure that reviewers get the recognition they deserve.
Welsh Tory Assembly leader Andrew RT Davies, who was approached by a lay reviewer with concerns over the changes, said: "From revelations about patient care at Tawel Fan, to the horrific findings of the Trusted to Care Report, it's clear to me that hospital inspection teams need more power - not less.
Other skills and knowledge are required to become an excellent journal reviewer.
We also want to give a hearty "thank you" to the many additional reviewers who have provided superb feedback to authors of manuscripts submitted to JSCM.
Both marketer and reviewer members have personal dashboards which allow them to manage campaigns and communicate directly.
Managing director Susie Chalmers said: "Jake joined our team of Red House reviewers in September 2011 and he has already read and reviewed six books for us.
Regardless of how you receive your first invitation to act as a peer reviewer, the key is to do a timely and helpful review.
The scheme doesn't just give the young reviewers the chance to attend more arts events and hone their writing skills, but it's a great opportunity to share information about the region's cultural opportunities with thousands more young people and adults in the pages of the Chronicle.
This program will include visits to academic institutions, manufacturers, research organizations and health care facilities to give reviewers a better understanding of how medical devices are designed, manufactured and used.
In some circumstances the potential reviewer does know about the topic to an extent that a review would be possible.
For more information on becoming a peer reviewer for the American Journal of Public Health, call 202-777-2465 or e-mail teena.
Second, if you are an assistant editor, editorial board member, or reviewer, please come and meet me and share any ideas you may have for our journal.