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Epidemiology A mnemonic for the 4 typical ‘vectors’ for transmission of pathogens by the oral-enteric route, which is most characteristic of salmonellosis
Gastroenterology A mnemonic with clinical currency which corresponds to the four factors which place a person at increased risk of gallbladder disease (e.g, cholelithiasis and acute cholecystitis): Fat, female, fertile (or flatulent), forty or older

four Fs

Fat, female, flatulent, forty A mnemonic with clinical currency as factors classically associated with cholelithiasis and acute cholecystitis
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com)-- Business leaders and communicators have been clicking, reading and sharing leadership communication expert David Grossman's checklists for years - everything from the four Fs of feedback to the seven requirements of a strategic messaging methodology.
In the present study, three (FF, FFX and AS) of the four FS showed similar results with respect to retention, marginal integrity and the presence of caries.
Package 1--To be eligible for the purchase of two black SCAR 16S carbines, dealers must purchase four FNAR rifles (SKUs 3108929100 or 3108929250); four FS 2000 Standard carbines (SKU 3835980240); and any four PS 90 carbines in stock.
The Foundation scored the government with four Fs, two Es and just one C in seven key areas of lung cancer treatment.
The grades aren't good: Four Fs, a D, a C, a B and just one A.
218), emphasizing, however, that the implications of culture for language learning and use ate in fact more complex than "the four Fs.
According to Bygrave, the Four Fs put up more money for startups and growing businesses than professional venture-capital firms, yet he says these "informal investors" are all but invisible when it comes to public policy intended to stimulate businesses and grow jobs.
I love the holidays: food, family, and football, three of the four Fs.
It's the four Fs - forgiving, flattering, feminine and fabulous and I feel glamorous when I have it on.
Severn Trent spokesman Jill Turton said: "We did not meet our target because of the four fs - the fuel crisis, foot and mouth, floods and frosts.