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something that is due to someone by law or by tradition.
right to fair treatment the fair selection and treatment of subjects during the course of a research study. Principles governing fairness include informed voluntary decision by the subjects to participate and selection according to criteria directly related to the study rather than according to artificial social or cultural biases.
negative right a right to refuse care or not to be interfered with; it obligates another to refrain from doing something. One example is the right to refuse treatment, which is grounded in the principle of respect for autonomy. This is mentioned in the “Patient's Bill of Rights;” see patient's rights.
patient's r's see patient's rights.
positive right a right to be provided with a good or service such as health care, usually grounded in the principle of justice. It is philosophically more difficult to justify than a negative right because it obligates another to do something.

congenital heart disease

A congenital malformation–eg, coarctation of aorta, VSD, ASD, tetraology of Fallot–of the heart or great blood vessels, which may or may not have clinical consequences. See Baby Faye heart, Shunt.
Congenital heart disease
Rightleft shunt Cyanotic shunt Tetralogy of Fallot, transposition of the great vessels, trucus arteriosus, tricuspid valve atresia
Leftright shunt Acyanotic shunt Patent ductus arteriosus, atrial septal defect, ventricular septal defect, aortic stenosis, pulmonary stenosis, aortic coarctation (NEJM 2000; 342:256rv)


(rit) [AS. riht],

R; rt

1. Pert. to the dextral side of the body (the side away from the heart), which in most persons is the stronger or preferred. Synonym: dexter
2. Legal authority to supervise and control one's own actions or the actions of others.
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A bold climax comes in a further verse, I have been young and now am old, but have yet to see (lo ra'iti, literally, I have never seen) a righteous man abandoned or his children seeking bread (Ps.
The European Day of the Righteous was approved by the European Parliament on 10 May 2012 and will take place yearly on 6 March to remember all men and women who have stood up against totalitarianism and genocides.
The righteous servant, instead, receives Ramadhn with sincere repentance and sincere determination to utilise it and spend his time in doing righteous deeds.
As a result of the Jewish confessional perspective, these righteous gentiles are portrayed one-dimensionally, as figures whose sole importance is the benefit they bring to the Jewish people.
Asaib al-Haq is the Arabic for League of the Righteous.
Words that come to mind are the righteous shall become the self-righteous.
Righteous Spring: Preventing them via an AmeriCorps condom distribution and sex ed trip to Charlotte, North Carolina
WE'VE got two copies of Righteous Kill to give away.
Robert De Niro and Al Pacino come together after more than a decade in Righteous Kill, directed by John Avnet (Red Corner and Fried Green Tomatoes) and written by Russell Gewirts (Spike LeeAAEs Inside Man).
1 : doing or being what is just or proper <righteous people> <a righteous action>
This refers to Aaron's righteous sons Nadav and Abihu who, as we are told earlier in Leviticus 10:1-3, were consumed by a fire that came forth from God and Moses tells Aaron this is what God meant when he said "I will be sanctified through those who are close to Me.
But the release of Righteous Kill finally realises the promise of bringing Robert De Niro and Al Pacino together for the whole length of a movie.