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verb To maintain clinical surveillance on a patient.

follow

verb To maintain clinical surveillance on a Pt

Patient discussion about follow

Q. What pattern of heredity does diabetes follow? I know that baldness comes from your mother's father. How does diabetes travel through generations?

A. Ninety percent of children who develop type 1 diabetes actually have no relative with the disease. But it’s an auto immune disease. That means that some people are in risk of getting diabetes type 1. Depends on the immune system they inherited. It’s not “recessive” or “dominant”, if your parent has type 1 – you have a 25% chance of getting the risk factor.

Q. is anyone following a diet for gastroparesis? i developed a bezoar in the stomach, as a result of gastroparesis and it caused internal bleeding, was wondering of anyone else has or knows someone who has had a similar experience

A. brandon

well i had vegus nerve severed also many years ago (forty or so) never gave me trble till recently everything seems ok rite now, but i think it may br an ongoing thing

thanks

Q. What specific symptoms should we follow for an autism child? What specific symptoms should we follow for an autism child if he is facing any problem with language learning?

A. Look out for the symptoms such as 1) if he/she talks later to other children of same age 2) if he/she speaks well and soon had lost on the previous known words 3) he/she does not make eye contact while talking 4) speaks with an abnormal tone 6) he/she is not be able to start the talk and even can’t continue it and generally lacks with words and thus repeats same words. Look for these symptoms as these symptoms are connected to communication of the child with autism.

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California passed a law in 1999 prohibiting state agencies from buying non-reusable printer cartridges, and a few states have followed suit. The International Imaging Technological Council estimates that more than 100 million printers will be shipped in 2003.
Attorney General John Ashcroft and the Bush administration have followed suit.
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Commercial manager of Marks & Spencer Gareth John said he would welcome the idea as long as everyone else in the centre followed suit.
To Sister Helen Prejean--author of the book Dead Man Walking, which triggered first a movie and now an opera, but, most importantly, a new national consciousness about the death penalty--to Governor George Ryan of Illinois who suspended the death penalty this past year, to others who followed suit, and to all people on death rows everywhere, merry Christmas.
Two other tenants in the street have followed suit and Mrs Smith is encouraging others to follow.
Just five weeks after Vencor rocked the long term care industry by filing for federal bankruptcy protection, Sun Healthcare Group and its subsidiaries followed suit. The troubled nursing home chain, which filed under Chapter 11 in Wilmington, Delaware, reporting assets of $1.8 billion and debt totaling $2.1 billion, said it did so to "facilitate its efforts to restructure its capital and lease obligations."
Both clubs had scheduled afternoon kick-offs but Huddersfield's game was put back for TV purposes and the Sharks have followed suit. If Hull win and Huddersfield lose, the Sharks will stay up on points difference.
Two weeks later at his Brooklyn Academy of Music retirement gala, which featured performances by Mark Morris, Trisha Brown, and the BAM/Restoration-DanceAfrica Ensemble, Lichtenstein followed suit, dancing giddily among balloons and confetti....
Soon after, the Times followed suit, muffling its coverage of atrocities committed by the Salvadoran military.