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alert

noun A generic term for a warning call, alarm, or message which addresses concerns where urgent action may be needed to be provided by a health and social care.
Government noun See Kickback alert.
MedspeakUK noun An urgent message delivered about an actual or potential threat to patient safety, which can be delivered in person, by phone, on screen, by email, pager, SMS, snail mail, mass media. 
Neurology adjective
(1) Referring to a state in which a person is awake and appropriately answers all questions.
(2) Attentive; quick to think or act.
Pharma noun See Clinical alert.
Public health See Amber alert, Medical device safety alert, Orange alert.
Vox populi On the ball, “with it.”

ALERT

Abbreviation for:
Acute Life-threatening Events Recognition and Treatment (Medspeak-UK)
Allergy to Latex Education and Resource Team
Assessment of Lescol in Renal Transplantation

Cardiology
Assessment of Lescol (fluvastatin) in Renal Transplantation. A trial assessing fluvastatin’s potential for improving survival in renal transplant recipients in relation to cardiovascular mortality and graft rejection.
 
Conclusion
Fluvastatin reduced the risk for cardiac death and non-fatal MI, but had no effect on renal endpoints in renal transplant recipients.
 
Logistics
Randomised, multicentre, double-blind, placebo-controlled; 2100 renal transplant recipients with total cholesterol 4–9 mmol/L/155-348 mg/dL.
 
Neurology 
Adjunctive Lamictal in Epilepsy: Response to Treatment. An observational study assessing the safety and efficacy of lamictal in seizure control in patients with seizure disorders.

alert

Neurology adjective
1. Referring to a state in which an individual is awake and appropriately answers all questions.
2. Attentive; quick to think or act Vox populi On-the-ball, 'with it,' cooking with gas, smelling the coffee, firing on all 12–Italy, 10–Chrysler, 8–US, 6–Europe, 5–Sweden, 4–Japan, 3–France, cylinders.

ALERT

Nephrology A clinical trial–Assessment of Lescol® in Renal Transplantation
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The ATMs will also have information on how Dutch citizens can receive Amber Alerts on their phones. 
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However, the clearing house has no authority to issue alert orders.
Their participation has resulted in a final report consisting of 14 critical recommendations on common alert and warning protocols, standards, technology and operating procedures.
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Reviewing the other 47 abstracts in my search, I grew concerned about the science behind these electronic invaders of our day: No clear definition or agreed upon metrics exist for "alarm fatigue," (3) clinical decision supports often malfunction, (4) and alert desensitization has led to sentinel events and death.
Despite its name, Wednesday's presidential alert will not be issued by President Donald Trump directly.
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"Amber Alert makes a real difference and there are many examples where children have been found and returned to their parents or guardians." Last month, for example, the Polish police issued an Amber Alert for a 10-yearold girl who was abducted in the city of Szczecin.
While Amber Alert already has more than 2.5m members in Europe fewer than half the EU member states have so far developed their own version of the scheme.
Patlite MP3 Smart Alert Series systems provide flexibility to adapt alarm/voice command messages to the unique and changing requirements of the individual application.