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praseodymium

 (Pr) [pra″ze-o-dim´e-um]
a chemical element, atomic number 59, atomic weight 140.907. (See Appendix 6.)
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

PR

Abbreviation for per rectum.

Pr

1. Abbreviation for presbyopia.
2. Symbol for praseodymium; propyl.
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PR

Abbreviation for:
P receptor
pagetoid reticulosis
palindromic rheumatoid arthritis
pars recta
partial remission
partial resection
partial response
penicillin resistant
per rectum  
performance ratings  
perfusion rate
peripheral resistance
pharmaceutical representative
phenol red
phosphorylation rate
photoreactive repair
photoreceptor
physical rehabilitation
pityriasis rosea
placental retention
polymorphic reticulosis
polymyalgia rheumatica
poor responder
post-resuscitation
pregnancy rate
prevalence rate
primary response
primitive reflexes
production rate
progesterone receptor 
proliferation rate
proline rich
prolonged release
propranolol
prospective reimbursement
protein restriction
protein retention
public relations 
pulmonary regurgitation
pulmonary resistance
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PR

1. Partial remission/response.
2. Peer review, see there.
3. Per rectum.
4. Peripheral resistance.
5. Progesterone receptor, see there.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

PR

Abbreviation for per rectum.

Pr

Abbreviation for propyl; praseodymium; presbyopia.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Because this evaluation of the impact of PRS was tied to a specific class, the number of participants available was limited by the number of students who enrolled in the class.
In terms of their day-to-day evaluation of the PRS system, as compared to the traditional lecture/class discussion and demonstration style of the non-PRS days, students found relatively little difference.
At the end of the course, however, when asked specifically to compare PRS and non-PRS days, students showed a strong preference for the PRS system, rating their overall experience with PRS days significantly more positively than the days without the PRS.
The impact of the PRS on student learning is less clear.
Businesses can call 0800 068 48 28 for advice on when they need a PRS music licence or visit www.prs.co.uk
In the future, the authors hope to investigate the greater impact of PRS technology on student learning and collect formal feedback from the teaching faculty about its effectiveness.
PRS is free to allocate partnership items between A and B in accordance with the provisions of the partnership agreement if the allocations have substantial economic effect under Regs.
A and B amended the PRS partnership agreement to provide for an allocation of the entire $2,000 of the COD income to B.
The economics of PRS are unaffected by the paired special allocations.