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out of the ordinary.

special action points
acupoints used only to influence specific organs or tissues.
special diagnostic strategies
includes all techniques which are not provided in the ordinary course of the services available at veterinary clinics and hospital, e.g. Compton metabolic profile, field response trial, retrospective mating analysis.
special incidence ratios
ratios done specially for indexes that are not part of a regular surveillance system, e.g. a zoonosis incidence ratio which is the ratio of the number of new cases of the disease in the animal reservoir related to the number of people in the human population for the same period.
special protocol
a hospital case chart created specially to record observations in cases of a disease that is under examination by members of the staff.
special risk population
a population of animals that is especially likely to contract a disease because of some peculiarity of genetics or husbandry or because of geographic or climatic factors.
special senses
see special sense.

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Q. Is there a special diet for FMS I heard that there is a connection between my diet and FMS- what is it? And what should I eat or not eat (that is the question ? )

A. My neighbor next door has this - he always looks so tired! I will tell him abot this link _Laura_ - thanks.

Q. Are there any special forums for parents to kids with cancer? I think my sister could really use that kind of support group of people who are going through the exact same thing they never dreamed to be.

A. But how should I tell her to go there? she acts like she doesn't need help. she says she isn't the one who needs treatment and she wouldn't want to waste time and energy on herself now- only on the kid. How do I convince her it's important?

Q. Anybody know any special cakes for diabetes patients? not just sugarless... something that was specially designed maybe...? any recipes??

A. Thank you diabetes community!!! you are good people... I invite you to try the cakes once they're ready...

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A Special Protocol Assessment is a process by which sponsors ask the FDA to assess the protocol of a proposed clinical trial to determine whether it adequately addresses scientific and regulatory requirements for the purpose identified by the sponsor.
The special protocol assessment submission is the next step in commencing a phase three programme in acute bacterial skin and skin structure infection after an end-of-phase two meeting with US Food and Drug Administration in July 2015.
Spectrum Pharmaceuticals, an international commercial stage biotechnology company, has reached an agreement with the United States Food and Drug Administration on the Special Protocol Assessment for the Phase three clinical trial of its novel, long-acting G-CSF, SPI-2012 (eflapegrastim), it was reported yesterday.
It was reported on Friday that TG Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, has signed a special protocol assessment agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration.
The company said its NDA submission is based primarily on the datasets derived from its Phase 3 registration programme, which was conducted pursuant to a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) agreement with the FDA, and is also supported by efficacy and safety data from several additional studies, including four Phase 3 studies conducted in Japan in CKD patients on dialysis.
A registrational Phase 3 trial - the SPARC trial - for satraplatin in hormone-refractory prostate cancer (HRPC) has been initiated, following successful completion of a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) by the U.
Provectus Pharmaceuticals Inc (OTCBB: PVCT), a development-stage oncology and dermatology biopharmaceutical company, said on Wednesday that it has received guidance from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to submit its Phase 3 protocol for review, either via standard review or a request for Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) for its PV-10 for metastatic melanoma.

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