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stimulation

 [stim″u-la´shun]
the act or process of stimulating; the condition of being stimulated; see also promotion and enhancement.
cognitive stimulation in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as promotion of awareness and comprehension of surroundings by utilization of planned stimuli.
cutaneous stimulation in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as stimulation of the skin and underlying tissues for the purpose of decreasing undesirable signs and symptoms such as pain, muscle spasm, or inflammation.
deep brain stimulation (DBS) patient-controlled, continuous, high-frequency electrical stimulation of a specific area of the brain by means of an implanted electrode, which is controlled by a battery implanted just below the clavicle. The electrical signals block those signals from the brain causing tremors and some other related problems such as occur in Parkinson's disease, essential tremor, and dystonia.
stimulation/nurturance in the omaha system, activities that promote healthy physical and emotional development.
transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (transcutaneous neural stimulation) see transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.

DBS

Abbreviation for:
deep brain stimulation
Demographics Batch Service, see there (Medspeak-UK)
Diamond-Blackfan syndrome
double-blind study
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Recognised for its global leadership, DBS has been named 'World's Best Bank' by Euromoney, 'Global Bank of the Year' by The Banker and 'Best Bank in the World' by Global Finance.
DBS therapy uses a surgically implanted medical device, similar to a pacemaker, to deliver mild electrical pulses to precisely targeted areas of the brain.
The transaction includes a memorandum of understanding which would prove DBS clients access to Societe Generale's private bank offerings in Europe and Societe Generale's clients would receive identical benefits from DBS in Asia.
The revision in rating outlook to stable places DBS Bank on par with the other two large Singapore banks, implying that there is no meaningful difference in their risk profiles.
DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 200 branches across 15 markets.
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As a bank that specialises in Asia, DBS leverages its deep understanding of the region, local culture and insights to serve and build lasting relationships with its clients.
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"The TeraText DBS on HP Integrity servers running Linux points to new possibilities in providing cost-effective, high-bandwidth solutions for multi- terabyte document collections," said Steve Rizzi, SAIC corporate vice president.
"Government agencies can realize a greater return on investment and improved performance results when deploying TeraText DBS on HP Integrity servers running Linux--a solution built on industry standards and open architectures," said Jim Weynand, vice president of Public Sector, Health and Education, Customer Solutions Group, HP.
The traditional plastic jewel box is being challenged by the so-called Discbox Slider (DBS), which is based on packaging technology patented by Stora Enso Activation.