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ERT

abbr.
estrogen replacement therapy
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ERT

Abbreviation for:
emergency room thoracotomy
endogenous reverse transcription
enzyme replacement therapy 
esophageal radionuclide transit
estrogen replacement treatment
external (beam) radiotherapy
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ERT

Abbreviation for estrogen replacement therapy.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

Estrogen replacement therapy (ERT)

A treatment in which estrogen is used therapeutically during menopause to alleviate certain symptoms such as hot flashes. ERT has also been shown to reduce the risk of osteoporosis and heart disease in women.
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The dissolution/release profiles of ERT from ERT/HP-betaCD complex in comparison with dissolution profiles of ERT/HP-betaCD mix and neat ERT in water are reported in Figure 6.
The closure of ERT on June 11, 2013, with newscasters cut-off mid-sentence, set off a firestorm of protests, brought thousands to the streets and led to the withdrawal of a partner from the coalition government at the time.
ERT receives a royalty on the tonnage shipped by Axion under the terms of the agreement.
The obtained results, based on 2D inversion of the ERT field data, were interpreted in order to characterize the subsurface structure within the penetrated investigation depth.
"The battle for democracy and social justice which ERT workers have been fighting for more than four months, has reached its most crucial moment," read a message on ERT's Facebook page calling for people to protest in solidarity.
Arguing that ERT ate up 300 million euros ($406 million) annually, conservative Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has repeatedly refused to reinstate it in its previous form.
Given the shockwave produced by the abrupt halt in broadcasting by the state-owned ERT radio and television channels - whose signal was shut off by the police - the Greek public audiovisual services trade union applied to the administrative court for an interim ruling, challenging the absence of notice.
Samaras en repondant aux deux autres partenaires de la coalition gouvernementale, les socialistes Pasok et la Gauche democratique (Dimar), qui se sont opposes a la fermeture de la ERT.
The strike is in solidarity with the workers in the Greek public radio-television broadcaster ERT, which was closed on June 11.
The OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Dunja MijatoviA, warned today that the closure of Greece's public service broadcaster, ERT, could deprive citizens of a diversity of views, and it creates economic hardship for the dismissed journalists."Public service broadcasting plays an indispensable role in a country's democracy.
Thousands of people held a protest against the decision outside ERT headquarters.