PICO

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PICO

(pī'kō)
An acronym used in formulating patient-centered questions. What is the Patient, Population, or Problem? Which Intervention is being considered? What Comparator to this intervention will be used? What Outcome will be measured?
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No hubo una tendencia clara por efecto del picado en cada especie de pasto, asi los microsilos de pasto kikuyo picado tuvieron un pH mayor (p<0,05) que los de pasto sin picar. En el pasto ryegrass los microsilos picados tuvieron un pH menor y los microsilos de pasto alpiste no fueron diferentes (p>0,05) por efecto del picado.
Evaluaciones posteriores en silos de mayor tamano permitiran determinar la calidad de compactacion y fermentacion del pasto sin picar, asi como determinar las posibles implicaciones de dicha practica en los sistemas de alimentacion de las fincas.
The body operates on a circadian rhythm, says Picar, meaning it is designed to be awake at day and asleep at night.
'If you're alert during the day and don't need several cups of coffee or other stimulants to keep you from feeling drowsy,' says Picar.
Hence, it added, Picar's has the "right to be notified and to give or withhold its consent" to Century's work proposal.
Last year, Picar complained that Century added additional floors on its Gramercy condominium without the proper permits.
Century and Picar are currently building condos next to each other on Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City.
Century officials reported the incidents to the Makati police, but Picar's spokesperson Cherry Julian disputed the accounts concerning the gunshots.
and the rising Picar Place of Picar Development Inc.
In a report to the Makati police, Century City engineers and security guards claimed that security guards from Picar pointed their shotguns at them and pulled the trigger on two separate occasions on Friday.
28 letter-complaint to the Department of Public Works and Highways, Picar said Gramercy secured an amended building permit "long after, not before" the five floors were completed in early 2011.
Picar also pointed out that "the construction of the five additional floors was outside Gramercy's approved building permit." The original building permit, issued in 2007, said Gramercy could only build a 68-story structure, Picar claimed.