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subject

 [sub´jekt]
a person or animal subjected to treatment, observation, or experiment.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sub·ject

(sŭb'jekt),
A person or organism that is the object of research, treatment, experimentation, or dissection.
[L. subjectus, lying beneath]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

subject

An individual who participates in a clinical trial, either as recipient of the investigational product(s) or as a control.
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.

subject

Clinical research A person being studied. See Human subject Medtalk → Vox populi Person.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sub·ject

(sŭb'jekt)
A person or organism that is the object of research, treatment, experimentation, or dissection.
[L. subjectus, lying beneath]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

sub·ject

(sŭb'jekt)
A person, animal, or organism that is an object of research, treatment, experimentation, or dissection.
[L. subjectus, lying beneath]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012

Patient discussion about subject

Q. I need some advice on how to bring up the subject? How do I approach my doctor about depression? I believe that I’m depressed. I did some research and have found some symptoms of the depression match what I have. I go for days without sleep, and then sleep for more than 18 hours straight. My eating habits are all off. I have no hope for the future, I know I need help, but how do I bring this up? I have been too shy to do so before, and haven't told anyone how I feel. I need some advice on how to bring up the subject?

A. You did a very good job with what you said in your post. A++ and a couple of gold stars.

Just tell that to your doctor. Doctors usually have heard it all, so there is no reason to hold back. Just blurt it out. Get it out into the open. I seriously doubt your doctor's response will be negative. If its depression you have, your doctor can easily treat you. Medications can get you stabilized and life can get better with it. You would be very surprised if you only knew just how many people are really taking depression medication. It makes me smile every time I remember that. So many people are secretive about it. But there's no good reason for that. Lots and lots of people have gone through periods of depression. Abraham Lincoln was one of those people. You may find that you have gotten used to the "depressed you" and after taking medication for a couple of weeks, the "non-depressed you" will start to come back and it will seem a little strange. Others may notice a d

Q. what is the right diet for a diabetic people? where can i find guiding on the subject?

A. To be under control for Type2 diabetic persons is go away from carbs, fats, sweets, rise ...etc.and to get meals of rich garden salad and fruits, but not fruits contains glucose.Also to get used on daily exercises and the best is to have not less than 45 minutes walking at least 3 times per week.

Q. I’m doing a dissertation on alcoholism and I’m looking for recent books written on the subject? Looking for recent books written about alcoholism, need some up to date books with recent research on the subject. Does anyone recommend or know of any.

A. There is a recent true book called Mother's Ruin by Nicola Barry which is a bout alcoholism. And also the writer Augusten Burroughs writes a lot about alcohol Hope this helps.

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The rest of this paper proceeds as follows: In the next section I review some key common and unique strands from scholarship on subjectless queer critique, queer asylum, and the critical geographies of asylum.
On the contrary, as demonstrated by sample texts across the paper, expression of TMA conspires with other linguistic systems, such as morphological alternation between actor-oriented versus middle-voice perspectives on events by means of binyan verb-patterns, and syntactic reliance on impersonal subjectless propositions or verbless copular construction to express atemporal generalized situations, or subject-verb inversion for punctual events of (dis)appearance.
von Seefranz-Montag Ariane 1984: '"Subjectless" Constructions and Syntactic Change'.
The queer politics I adhere to springs from the lives of people of color and disrupts the subjectless, post-identity normative lens of queer theory.
When a sentence with arbitrary se is subjectless and in the 3rd person singular, I refer to it as an impersonal reflexive.
When rendered subjectless and voiceless, the asylum seeker's exposure to suffering also becomes invisible and meaningless.
Awobuluyi Oladele (2004) 'Subjectless Sentences in Standard Yoruba' in Kola Owolabi and Ademola Dasylva (eds) Forms and Functions of English and Indigenous Languages in Nigeria.: A Festschrift in Honour of Ayo Banjo.
Goldberg (1993) observes that "the neutrality and objectifying distantiation of the rational scientist created the theoretical space for a view to develop subjectless bodies.
For, as we are reminded in Beckett's play, Waiting for Godot, the characters, or subjectless beings, are held captive in what appears to be an interval, or an infinite, indefinite and stifling suspense.
Yet although squaring Kraus's 'faith in language' with 'the language crisis' of modernism has always proved difficult, it has never been enough to contrast his widely acknowledged stance of individual authority with 'the crisis of identity' around 1900--crises which are invoked as the very foundation for latter-day deconstruction and the Foucauldian cult of subjectless discourses.
We are familiar with his late ruminations on the "It-reality," or his accounts of a "subjectless" and "objectless" event in being as constituting the experience of order, and of the impossibility of linguistic reference to anything outside of the participation it makes possible.
Kandice Chuh, in Imagine Otherwise: On Asian Americanist Critique (2003), even goes so far as to suggesting that the current condition of Asian American studies calls for a "subjectless discourse" in order to "create the conceptual space to prioritize difference by foregrounding the discursive constructedness of subjectivity" (9).