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A clinical trials term of art for:
(1) A representation of a clinical variable, fact, concept or instruction in a manner suitable for communication, interpretation or processing by humans or by automated means.
(2) An individual question, statement or task that is evaluated by the patient to address a particular concept to be measured by a peer-review organisation (PRO) instrument.

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Q. my dad has msa, he has recently started seeing things, eg aliens, government consp.ext not fully reconzing lov does not reconize loved ones while having these episodes, becomes anxious and ill manered just not like my dad at all, he's so quite and polite normally.

A. Multi Systems Atrophy = MSA

Try this:
http://www.credencegroup.co.uk/Eclub/ses/sessearch.php?q=atrophy&pvdc=0
Get in touch with the credence group - they know very very much.

Q. What's the thing with having diabetes and flights? I heard that I might have problems with my feet and I should buy special socks.

A. As above stated, diabetics are at increased risk for forming clots b/c of the damage to the blood vessel walls due to high glucose. This can cause narrowing in the arteries (vessels bringing blood to tissues) as well as increase your chance of a DVT. With regards to the socks, my guess is that you're talking about pressure socks which are common for people with varicose veins and venous insufficiency where blood doesn't return from the leg well. This stasis (non movement) of the blood makes it more likely for you to form a clot. The pressure stockings in turn prevent veins from dilating and allow more blood to return from the legs, keeping the blood moving and decreasing your chance for a clot. These stockings and raising your legs periodically are some of the best activities to decrease any pain from varicose veins or swelling in your legs from vessel problems. As you're sitting still in a flight, the lack of movement means there's less blood leaving your legs (as most blood in

Q. I would like to know many things about Autism? Hello everyone here. I did a research on Autism and have found many interesting facts. Although I could not confirm anything as I have just read them, I would like to know many things. My friend’s daughter was affected by autism and they were worried more. In fact their main concern was that autism is related to mind changes during life. Is that true?

A. well, it's the chicken and the egg thing. you see there are a different brain development of the brain with autistic people. but because the brain develops according to stimulations it encounters - it's really hard to know what causes what..
you see, a child that will born paraplegic will have a much less development brain function in the part of brain that controls leg use.

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References in classic literature ?
"Items five, six, seven, etc.," he said, "and certainly more varied than instructive.
There's nothing amiss about the loose items. I was wrong about the torn mass-book, too; there's no harm in that.
Such were the items of the four thousand pounds that Dr.
VA/VE's first task is to determine the function of the item or system in question.
The reasonableness of a person's expectation of whether a item of personal property and its contents will remain undisturbed by others is clearly affected by where the person leaves the item unattended and for what period of time.
If appropriate, reclassify an item into another folder.
The problem with the equal allocation methodis that it's easier for contractors to overstate support costs when negotiating one price for all of these costs in a contract instead of haggling over them for each individual line item. And if the Pentagon doesn't know the real price it is paying for each spare part, it is also difficult for it to determine whether it is spending too much in support costs.
This document provides recommendations for request for proposal (RFP) and contract language that state education agencies can use to specify their requirements for access to test item banks.
* TM 9-2350-284-24P-1 (M2A21M3A2, M2A20DSIM3A20DS), Fig 82: Item 20 (inner washer) should be NSN 5310-01-413-1037, PN 10910174-25, and Item 21 (outer washer) should be NSN 5310-01-104-9035, PN 10910174-38.
In addition, the taxpayer's treatment of an item as either recorded or not recorded on the books and records of a Section 987 QBU will not necessarily be respected if a principal purpose of the taxpayer is to avoid U.S.
The Joint Committee on Taxation's Technical Explanation states that "It is noted that the President's Advisory Panel on Federal Tax Reform and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation both have concluded that the fair market value-based deduction for contributions of clothing and household items present difficult tax administration issues, as determining the correct value of an item is a fact-intensive, and thus also a resource-intensive matter.
5, 2006, component POCs--typically program managers, item managers, or other individuals in the logistics chain who have the most reliable information concerning asset quantity--will have primary responsibility for updating the asset status information.