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registry

 [rej´is-tre]
1. an office where a nurse's name may be listed as being available for duty.
2. a central agency for collection of pathologic material and related data in a specified field of pathology, so organized that the data can be properly processed and made available for study.

reg·is·try

(rej'is-trē),
1. An organization that lists professionals in certain fields.
2. An agency for the collection of pathologic material and related information and the organization of these materials for the purpose of study.
3. An agency for the collection of data on patients who have had a certain disease to allow follow-up and evaluation of response to therapy.

registry

/reg·is·try/ (rej´is-tre)
1. an office where a nurse's name may be listed as being available for duty.
2. a central agency for the collection of pathologic material and related data in a specified field of pathology.

registry

[rej′istrē]
Etymology: L, regerere, to bring back
1 an office or agency in which lists of nurses and records pertaining to nurses seeking employment are maintained.
2 (in epidemiology) a listing service for incidence data pertaining to the occurrence of specific diseases or disorders, such as a tumor registry.

registry

EBM
A database that contains enough basic information about drugs being tested for serious or life-threatening conditions to inform interested patients—and their doctors—how to enroll in the trial.

registry

A system for collecting and maintaining, in a structured record, data on specific persons from a defined population, which allows preliminary analyses and reviews. See Disease Registry, Exposure registry, National Exposure Registry.

reg·is·try

(rej'is-trē)
A database on patients who share a particular characteristic; common registries include those for cancer, trauma, and implants; data are used to assess the quality of care, monitor trends, and do research.

registry

1. an office for the maintenance of a register.
2. a central agency for collection of pathological material and related data in a specified field of pathology, so organized that the data can be properly processed and made available for study.
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is a clinical research organization that is a leader in the design and management of complex clinical trials and Patient Disease Registries for the pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device industries.
Through the collective effort of a working group of scientists and technologists with expertise in the design, implementation and analysis of registry data, combined with OUTCOME's own extensive experience, the Company will lead the creation of a comprehensive web-based document that outlines standards for the creation and operation of registries designed to answer specific questions about patient outcomes of treatment.
The final deliverable, a web-based document that will reside on the AHRQ Effective Health Care and CMS websites, will serve as a reference for establishing, maintaining and evaluating the success of registries created to collect data surrounding patient outcomes after receiving medical treatments and services.
Supports connection to multiple registries at the same time
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2 adds the ability to affiliate registries in keeping with SOA's emphasis on supporting a variety of infrastructural variations and providing a means to define relationships among a variety of UDDI registries.

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