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reconstruction

 [re″kon-struk´shun]
1. the reassembling or re-forming of something from constituent parts.
2. surgical restoration of function of a body part, such as with a bypass or plastic surgery.
aortic reconstruction restoration of function to a damaged aorta, as by bypass or aortoplasty.

re·con·struc·tion

(rē'kŏn-strŭk'shŭn),
The computerized synthesis of one or more two-dimensional images from a series of x-ray projections in computed tomography, or from a large number of measurements in magnetic resonance imaging; several methods are used; the earliest was back-projection, and the most common is two-dimensional Fourier transformation.

reconstruction

/re·con·struc·tion/ (-kon-struk´shun)
1. the reassembling or re-forming of something from constituent parts.
2. surgical restoration of function of a body part.

reconstruction

An eClinical trial term of art for archival trial records that should support the data as well as the processes used for obtaining and managing the data, such that the trustworthiness of results obtained can be evaluated. Reconstruction from records should confirm the validity of the information system and its conformance to applicable regulations during design and execution of the trial, as well as during the period of record retention.

re·con·struc·tion

(rē'kŏn-strŭk'shŭn)
The computed synthesis of one or more two-dimensional images from a series of x-ray projections in tomography, or from a large number of measurements in magnetic resonance imaging; several methods are used; the earliest was back-projection, and the most common is 2-D Fourier transformation.

reconstruction

to reassemble or re-form from constituent parts, such as the mathematical process by which an image is assembled from a series of projections in computed tomography.
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The rate of breast reconstruction surgery for mastectomy increased 62% from 2009 to 2014, while the mastectomy rate itself "remained relatively stable," according to the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
An autologous breast reconstruction, also commonly called flap breast reconstruction, uses the patient's own tissue from another part of the body to recreate the breast.
Over the years, biomechanical, clinical research and evidence-based medicine showed that the anatomic double-bundle reconstruction achieved a better restoration for the kinematic character of normal knee compared with the anatomic single-bundle reconstruction, especially the rotational stability (Mascarenhas et al.
sup][1] Reconstruction of ACL tears is one of the most common procedures performed by orthopedic surgeons.
Studies have shown that fewer than 10 percent of those undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer elect for reconstruction (3).
Leslie Butler examines literature on intellectual life and the power of ideas both during Reconstruction and in historians' examinations of race.
Recent trends have been to use perforator flaps and in particular the deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap reconstruction.
And, indeed, she woke up in the recovery room with a tissue expander in place of the missing breast, the first step in the two-step reconstruction procedure using a breast implant.
Their desire was to see an expansion of ISAF to key locations and major transport routes outside of Kabul to assist in the reconstruction process and to support disarmament, demobilization and reintegration of militia forces not under the control of central government.
Let us examine plate tectonic reconstructions of various times in the past and the impact a global dating program would have on such reconstructions.
1,2) Theoretically, the reconstruction of defects with a flap following oral cavity resection can delay the detection of a recurrence because the deep resection margins are covered.
Thanks to the vision of the new artistic director, Carla Fracci, and her husband, Beppe Menegatti (who knew the Russian star's wife, Romola), it became the first professional ballet company to dedicate an entire program to reconstructions of all three "lost" Nijinsky works.