downstream procedure

Any therapy performed as a direct result of an abnormality identified in a diagnostic (upstream) procedure
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downstream procedure

Medtalk Any therapy performed as a direct result of an abnormality identified in a diagnostic (upstream) procedure. See Diagnostic-therapeutic pair.
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Regarding integrated controls packages, many PC based control systems available today offer materials management, recipe handling, mixer and downstream procedure handling, scaling of batches to suit mixers of differing sizes, lot traceability, auditable reporting systems and improved batch-to-batch consistency.