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flag

Lab medicine A determined value on a diagnostic test at or above which a certain action is taken; eg fasting glucose > 7.8 mmol/L–US: > 140 mg/dL, is a flag for notifying the attending physician, who might not otherwise suspect DM. See Decision level, Panic value, Red flag.

flag

(flag)
medical transcription Warning or caution by the transcriptionist to the author of a report, pointing out problems (e.g., missing date, dictation errors, equipment problems, or potentially inflammatory remarks). Flags contribute to risk management.

flag

(flag)
medical transcription warning or caution by the transcriptionist to the author of a report, pointing out problems (e.g., missing date, dictation errors, equipment problems, or potentially inflammatory remarks).
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He said: "It's a great honour to carry the flag for Scotland and will be the proudest moment of my life."
'I've met her quite a few times before and she obviously knew what it meant to me and what an honour it was for a woman to carry the flag.'
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PONTYPRIDD swimmer, Dave Roberts, will carry the flag for the British team at the closing ceremony of the Paralympic Games in Beijing.
The 15-year-olds, from Aldersley High School in Barnhurst Lane, Codsall, and four other youngsters were chosen in a competition to carry the flag of St George before England's three opening group matches.
BRETT DOYLE, based in Hong Kong, will ride the former Paul Cole-trained Carry The Flag in the pounds 360,000 Singapore Gold Cup on Sunday.
Triple Olympic gold medal winner Steve Redgrave will carry the flag for Britain at the Atlanta opening ceremony.
"It is a massive honour to be chosen to carry the flag for Paralympics GB at the opening ceremony," said Crates.
HERO Gregor Tait will carry the flag for Scotland at today's closing ceremony.
Pantar was a nearest-at-the-finish fifth behind Carry The Flag in the Rosebery at Kempton, while Gaily Mill chased home the reopposing Topatori at Leicester nine days ago.
Unbeaten in two outings at San Siro, Nando Jovine's mount raced in second position early on and had too many gears in the final quarter-mile, pulling away from Paul Cole's Carry The Flag, for a three-and-a-quarter length win, with Fascino third, four len gths back.
"To represent my country is very important for me," said Federer."To carry the flag is one of the achievements you only dream about.

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