age-specific

age-specific

a description of data in which the age of the individual is significant for epidemiological or statistical purposes.

age-specific

(āj′spĕ-sif′ik)
Pert. to conditions that vary with different stages of development or years of life.
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Because age-specific population distributions of PSA were calibrated according to the population of the United Kingdom, age-related PSA reference intervals in the United Kingdom were adapted, such that men 45-54, 55-69, and 70-84 years of age were recommended for a biopsy if their PSA was >3, 4, or 5 [micro]g/L, respectively.
This paper tests the hypothesis that the recent fall in fertility is due solely to changes in age-specific first-birth rates, resulting both from delayed parenthood and increased levels of childlessness.
Age-Specific Arrest Rates and Race-Specific Arrest Rates
As well, the need for staff training regarding seniors' age-specific needs was also cited.
Approximately 4,000 post-mortem examinations were re-examined to find the age-specific mortality rates.
By applying the relative risks from their study to age-specific incidence rates typical for developed countries around 1990, they estimated that if each woman in the developed world had 6.
Some of these essays are rather age-specific (Bradway says she is in her 40s) and might not seem to appeal directly to high school students unless they too, for instance, have been deeply affected by the work of Jack Kerouac or John Mellencamp.
Search criteria have been expanded and refined to allow easier access to age-specific or subject-related lesson plans and other haringkids features.
There are 15 ways of teaching shooting, but we want to be even more age-specific.
The curriculum's strength, she says, is that it is age-specific and lectionary-based, rather than topic-based.
Forty-plus faces need more help than younger "slap-it-on-and-see" skins, and age-specific care should offer extra firming and hydrating benefits to maximise your potentialSkin Wisdom Extra Care Age Defying Night Firming Cream, pounds 7.

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