BMIS


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BMIS

Abbreviation for:
bone marrow immunoscintigraphy
British Medical Informatics Society (Medspeak-UK)
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The starting weight status of the kindergartners may be as eye opening as their change in BMI status over nine years.
"A patient with a BMI of 29 or 31 is the norm today yet when we think of an obese person, we tend to visualise someone with a much higher BMI of 40 plus.
While BMIS can help overcome some of the known difficulties in information security, it is primarily a model that must be supported by additional standards and frameworks.
bmi have been a wonderfulsuccess story, not just in Jordan but in the wider region andnow with flights to and from Libya.
A separate computer internally known as 'House 17' was used to process BMIS investment advisory account data at the direction of Madoff, DiPascali and others.
Bernard Madoff was the sole owner of BMIS. He oversaw and controlled the investment advisor services and controlled the finances of the organization.
BMIs are intended for people who do not have detectable signs or symptoms of a diagnosable disorder; as such, they can be considered "indicated preventive interventions" (see Mrazek and Haggerty 1994).
An examination of the association between consumption of fruits and vegetables and obesity shows a negative relationship between fruit consumption and body masss index (BMI).
Shell is also studying the toughening of BMIs with polyetherimide, polyhydantoin, and polyarylene ether.
A researcher Caitlyn Fuller said that technology before bed being associated with less sleep and higher BMIs.
Other benefits of eating a vegan diet include decreased levels of saturated and unsaturated fat, lower BMIs, and improved macro nutrients.
Researchers also tracked the rise in abdominal obesity, which is an independent indicator of mortality even among people with normal BMIs. This is defined by a waist circumference of at least 34.65ins (88cm) for women and 40.16ins (102cm) for men.