ADEPT

(redirected from adeptly)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Related to adeptly: aptly, haphazardly, thesaurus

ADEPT

Cardiology
Advanced Elements of Pacing Trial. A trial comparing dual chamber pacemakers without rate response (DDD) and dual chamber pacemakers with rate response (DDDR).
 
Conclusion
An implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) that aggressively modulates heart rate (e.g., with DDDR pacing) does not improve exercise capacity or quality of life compared with non-aggressive pacing (e.g., DDD). Atrial fibrillation is more common with mode switching (MS) on; hospitalisation for CHF is more common with MS off.
 
Oncology
Antibody-directed enzyme prodrug therapy. A treatment protocol intended to decrease therapeutic cytotoxicity of certain drugs by administering an inactive prodrug and a monoclonal antibody that carries the prodrug’s activating enzyme to the target site.
 
Psychology
Adolescent Depression Prevention and Treatment. A study funded by the National Institute of Mental Health, examining the cost-effectiveness of a “service” model for treating children of depressed adults enrolled in health maintenance organisations (HMOs).

ADEPT

Psychology A study–Adolescent Depression Prevention & Treatment–funded by the Natl Inst Mental Health, examining the cost-effectiveness of a 'service' model for treating children of depressed adults enrolled in HMOs. See Depression.
References in periodicals archive ?
There are growing calls for improving the effectiveness of disclosing a suspect's face and name, after a woman allegedly involved in a gruesome killing of her ex-husband has adeptly kept her face hidden from the public.
As Benitez states, a skilled F1 driver may be able to manoeuvre a slower car around corners more adeptly than some of their rivals, but the faster vehicles will eventually pass them once they reach a straight.
Summary: China has long been the economic lifeline of Pyongyang and has used its influence on the hermit kingdom adeptly.
Juman is being developed as a district with privacy, exclusivity and state-of-the-art design adeptly created by reputed global architects and designers, a press release said.
Adeptly titled, Break the Gridlock, the plan calls for specific changes to the House rules that will reward openness and transparency, encourage a willingness to reach across the aisle, create debate on divisive issues, and empower lawmakers to find real solutions concerning the nations most pressing matters.
"The winners are world-class leaders, responding adeptly to shifting political winds, new technologies and changing market conditions.
With an artistic front cover and a stark back one stating, "Joy sits behind the curtain of pain," Sin essentially defines the one-word title, which is defined as "pain especially as associated with pleasure." By breaking the short collection inside into two parts, "Pain/ Chaos" and "Pleasure/Peace," marked by black paper with white text followed by white paper with black text, he adeptly highlights his relationship with these feelings.
Exhaustively researched but adeptly presented, Sex and the Constitution gathers together an impressive amount of resources in an approachable narrative.
Although CAP has adeptly managed its balance sheet in the face of elevated credit and geopolitical risks - aided by a prudent regulatory and supervisory framework − CI Ratings notes that the Bank's FSR is increasingly pressured by Jordan's Sovereign Rating and Outlook.
Meanwhile with her soaring voice, Jenkins, in her numbers including What's the Use of Wondering, adeptly conveys the confusions of love of a woman who can't stop loving a man in such pain.
This mean that homeowners must respond adeptly and contact a specialist if they suspect a bed bug issue in their home.
He has adeptly injected his concerns about income inequality and political corruption into the public discourse.