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database

 [da´tah-bās″]
a collection of data or information. In online information retrieval, a collection of index records in machine readable form.
bibliographic database a database containing bibliographic records.
full text database a database containing the complete text of a source document such as a legal decision, news story, journal article, or other primary source.

database

A collection of data or information, typically organised alphanumerically for ease and speed of search and retrieval.

database

Register Clinical trials Any repository–often computerized for observations and related information about a group of Pts–eg, adult males living in Göteborg or a disease–eg, HTN or an intervention–eg, antihypertensives or other events or characteristics Informatics An aggregation of records or other data that is updatable; DBs manage and archive large amounts of information; a pool of information that can be accessed or retrieved by any of the parameters or 'fields' used for data entry–eg, Pt name, medical record number, date of admission, date of surgery, etc. See Administrative database, ADROIT database, Curated database, Factual database, Hazardous Substances & Health Effects Database, LOINC database, Medical error superdatabase, Relational database, SAGE database.

da·ta·base

(dā'tă-bās)
A collection of information on a given topic, stored digitally for rapid search and retrieval.

da·ta·base

(dā'tă-bās)
A collection of information on a given topic, stored digitally for rapid search and retrieval.

Patient discussion about database

Q. where is the greatest data base of Fibromyalgia over the net? do someone know the address ? will i find all my answers there ? is it like here where you can chat with other patient ?

A. i looked for information about Fibromyalgia all around the web and the best site gathering reliable information on it is:
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/fibromyalgia.html

gives you every web page about it and with a quality stamp :)


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(1) M.Y.Chan and S.C.Cheung, Testing Database Applications with SQL Semantics, In the Proceedings of 2nd International Symposium on Cooperative Database Systems for Advanced Applications(codas'99), Wollongong, Australia, March 1999,pp.
As a consequence data from database applications cannot easily be incorporated electronically into the spreadsheet package - and vice versa.
SYWARE empowers over 100,000 mobile users to collect data and create feature-rich database applications that can be deployed on any Windows Mobile Pocket PC or Windows CE device wherever they need to work.
Legato Systems, who have released Legato NetWorker Modules for IBM's database software running on Linux say it is the only enterprise-level solution that supports all of IBM's business-critical database applications for Linux.
The 7.0 GasWorks software includes a number of enhancements, including a highly evolved map system graphical data interface, quick solution route, support for customer data and a robust set of import/export routines which allow it to share data with a number of CAD GIS-AM/FM and database applications. Circle #262
The Microsoft Data Engine (MDE) could be used by developers to scale small database applications up to enterprise size or vice versa.
has introduced Cyberprise DBApp Developer and Cyberprise DBApp Publisher, a new line of Web development tools that enables developers to create intranet-ready database applications with little or no programming.
--export computed tax information (or the initial data) to spreadsheet, word processing or database applications. --access programs and client files from a client's office or from home.
Caspio Inc., Mountain View, Calif., announced that following The Tampa Tribune's and Winston-Salem Journal's successful use of Caspio Bridge to rapidly publish databases on the Web and create Web database applications, Media General is adopting Caspio Bridge as its standard Web database and application-building platform for its newspaper and broadcast sites.
Specific topics include assessment of business process modeling languages using a generic quality framework, Web- based ontology-building method guidelines, autonomic computing for automating configuration and optimization tasks, a concurrency control algorithm for high- dimensional index structures, evaluation of the performance of dynamic database applications, indexing regional objects in high-dimensional spaces, and the application of semantic association discovery for the determination of relevance of heterogeneous documents.
Alpha Software, a developer of relational database applications, has released Alpha Five version 6 in the United Kingdom.

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