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census

 
an official count. In the hospital setting, the total number of patients admitted to the facility by midnight, or sometimes at another time of the day or evening.
average daily census the average number of patients per day in a hospital over a given period of time; admitted patients and outpatients are counted separately.

ADC

Abbreviation for AIDS dementia complex.

ADC

Abbreviation for:
active diffusion control
adenylate cyclase
adrenal cortex
adult day care
affective disorders clinic
agar diffusion chamber
AIDS-dementia complex
albumin, dextrose, catalase Microbiology
Alzheimer’s disease centre
analog-to-digital computer
anchorage-dependent cell
anodal duration contraction (physiology)
anthracenedicarboxyaldehyde
antibody-dependent cytotoxicity
apparent diffusion coefficient
arginine decarboxylase
automatic data capture (Medspeak-UK)
average daily census
axiodistocervical Dentistry

ADC

1. Adrenal cortex.
2. AIDS dementia complex, see there.
3. Analog-to-digital computer.
4. Average daily census.

ADC

See AIDS DEMENTIA COMPLEX.

ADC

Abbreviation for AIDS dementia complex.
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The business model of Synaffix is target-specific technology out-licensing as exemplified through its existing deals with Shanghai Miracogen, Mersana Therapeutics and ADC Therapeutics.
Witnesses who testified before the committee narrated how their land was taken back since the pre-colonial era before falling into the hands of the ADC, who are still on the ground despite the land being sold illegally.
Third, the method for ADC measurement and the DWI protocol in this study could result in discrepancies between our and previous findings to a certain extent.
Table-1: DWI imaging characteristics, ADC values, ADC ranges and ADC ratios of typical and atypical meningiomas at 3T and 1.5T MRI.
The mean ADC ratios of benign and malignant lesions were 1.50[+ or -]0.53x[10.sup.-3] m[m.sup.2]/sec and 0.80[+ or -]0.20x[10.sup.-3] m[m.sup.2]/sec, respectively (Table 2) (Figure 1).
ePROMIS senior program manager Preeth Thomas added: "ePROMIS ERP offers integration across ADC Energy Systems LLC, this not only increases efficiencies but also gives greater transparency across the organization."
Dual-phase ADC modelling integrates the two ADC estimates: [ADC.sub.low] from lower b-value images (b=50-400s/[mm.sup.2]) and [ADC.sup.high] from higher b-value images (b=400-800s/[mm.sup.2]) by using the following formula introduced in this study:
The principle hypothesis is that DWI can quantify the free movement of protons (Brownian molecular movement) by using apparent diffusion coefficients (ADC) [3].
According to RNCOS, the Global ADC industry is expected to grow at a very high double digit CAGR during 2016-2022.
However, since the breast is composed of fatty tissue and fibroglandular tissue that have different diffusion coefficients, the measured ADC may vary with the fat content.