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establishment or creation of something.
limit setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as establishing the parameters of desirable and acceptable patient behavior.
mutual goal setting in the nursing interventions classification, a nursing intervention defined as collaborating with the patient to identify and prioritize care goals, then developing a plan for achieving those goals through the construction and use of goal attainment scaling.


Hardening, as of amalgam.


Vox populi A place where something occurs. See ER/trauma setting.


Hardening, as of amalgam.


1. said of meat while it is cooling after slaughter and the processes of rigor mortis are precipitating the protein in the muscle fibers.
2. a clutch of eggs to set under a broody hen—usually 13 eggs.

Patient discussion about setting

Q. What she should do, if found positive? my wife who is 31 years, had breast cancer history in her family and I have advised her to have a test. She will have her test done next week. What she should do, if found positive?

A. I think you must pray that she is not positive, but if found positive let the doctor start the treatment and she should cooperate with doctor. She needs to learn about her problem and also the ways to cope them, like by having good diet and fitness, which she would require when the treatment or surgery will be done. Thanks ....and hope she is not positive…

Q. What are carbohydrates and where they are found and what is their nutritional value?

A. You got it.

Q. how can i deal with my newly found pulic speaking anxiety?

A. From what I understand, some studies have shown that more people harbor a fear of public speaking than do of death.
My best advice would be to begin by practicing speaking before a mirror, picturing someone else's face. Then try speaking before friends.
Community colleges and adult learning programs often have classes/workshops on speech, and I personally found such a class to have been extremely valuable.
Best of luck to you.

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Utilizing the student-led conference model, teachers are able to scaffold students in setting their own learning goals which may be a key to increasing achievement, accountability, and skills that will be needed as lifelong learners (Fuchs et al, 2003; McDonald & Boud, 2003; Palmer & Wehmeyer, 2003).
Generating consistency in setting begins with creating many opportunities in practice for players to gain confidence using their hands.
a) College-based clinical setting, (b) Field-based school setting, or (c) Combination of these experiences.
The composition of Setting One of the Holy Communion has its own microhistory that, for me as the composer, begins with the earliest meetings of the LMC in 1967-68.
In addition to the obvious benefits of having additional health care trained personnel at the camp setting and equipping student nurses for future camp nursing roles, the preceptoring experience offers current camp nurses a sense of increased job satisfaction and affirmation of their professional role.
Anyone who has any experience with long-term care settings has probably come across a setting like the first one described above.
The choice of setting at one detector corresponds to a fan's decision to watch or not watch a game, and the color flashed at the other detector corresponds to the game's outcome.
For example, setting each set in stone--using the same weight for 8-12 reps and performing each rep in the same manner.
Roll each brioche slice through a pasta machine four times, starting at the thickest setting and ending on the thinnest.
The camera can also shoot 19 frames of RAW+JPEG (JPEG quality: 8, Picture Style: Standard, ISO 100); and at 59 frames or better at the JPEG Middle 1 setting, 77 frames or better at JPEG Middle 2, and 135 or better at JPEG small, a substantial increase.
This is a good system of play for inexperienced, modestly skilled players because it allows you to minimize your setting and hitting errors.