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inventory

 [in´ven-tor″e]
a comprehensive list of personality traits, aptitudes, and interests.
California Personality inventory CPI; a self-report, true-false questionnaire designed to measure aspects of personality style. It is generally used in counseling situations or for less than severe psychopathology.
Millon Clinical Multiaxial inventory MCMI; a true-false, self-report questionnaire designed to produce a profile of the personality style and structure underlying mental disorders.
Minnesota Multiphasic Personality inventory MMPI; a psychological test in questionnaire form in which the answers to true-false statements show dimensions of the subject's personality structure and provide comparison with responses made by persons in various diagnostic categories.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'ven-tōr-ē),
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items, used in psychological and psychiatric assessment of various behavioral phenomena. See: construct (2).

inventory

Psychometrics A questionnaire or test designed to measure aptitudes, interest or traits. See Hogean Personality Inventory, Miller Clinical Inventory, Multiaxial Inventory, MMPI, NEO Personality Inventory, Social Support Inventory, State-Trait Anxiety Inventory, Texas Primary Reading inventory, Tobacco Withdrawal Symptoms Inventory.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items.

in·ven·tor·y

(in'vĕn-tōr-ē)
A detailed, often descriptive, list of items, tools, devices, dressings, or materials.
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Grand View Research has segmented the global hospital asset tracking and inventory management systems market on the basis of product, technology, application, and region:
Centura Health collaborated closely with a team from JJMDC to analyze its supply chain trauma and implant inventory management process.
Comprised of software (i.e., a centralized database plus the associated analytical functions) and hardware (handheld barcode scanners and mobile apps that can handle barcode scanning), inventory management solutions also incorporate the necessary documentation, labeling, and reporting procedures (just in time [JIT] and first-in/first-out [FIFO]) needed to create an end-to-end management system.
Syncron Inventory Management will contribute to the improvement of the efficiency of Manitou"s stock management.
The other major facet of inventory management is in-stock levels, and Sparks says the chain has seen good improvement over the past five years, with out-of-stocks down 25% last year, following a 20% reduction in 2011.
Finally, it's important to communicate the progress you're making on initiatives like inventory management and demand planning to your company leaders.
Passive RFID tags are the type companies use most often for inventory management. Passive means a tag has no battery and, with high-volume price-per-tag having fallen to $0.07, passive tags are relatively inexpensive.
Inventory management is defined as the continuing "process of planning, organizing and controlling inventory" that aims at "minimizing the investment in inventory while balancing supply and demand" [2].
Ingram's services include traditional and digital book distribution, inventory management, and comprehensive printing services.
The basic objective of inventory management is to optimize the size of inventory in a firm so that the smooth performance of production and sales functions may be possible at minimum cost.
Many medical device manufacturers consider this practice a cornerstone in effective inventory management, ultimately playing a role in the manufacture of safe and reliable products.

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