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out of the ordinary.

special action points
acupoints used only to influence specific organs or tissues.
special diagnostic strategies
includes all techniques which are not provided in the ordinary course of the services available at veterinary clinics and hospital, e.g. Compton metabolic profile, field response trial, retrospective mating analysis.
special incidence ratios
ratios done specially for indexes that are not part of a regular surveillance system, e.g. a zoonosis incidence ratio which is the ratio of the number of new cases of the disease in the animal reservoir related to the number of people in the human population for the same period.
special protocol
a hospital case chart created specially to record observations in cases of a disease that is under examination by members of the staff.
special risk population
a population of animals that is especially likely to contract a disease because of some peculiarity of genetics or husbandry or because of geographic or climatic factors.
special senses
see special sense.

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Q. Is there a special diet for FMS I heard that there is a connection between my diet and FMS- what is it? And what should I eat or not eat (that is the question ? )

A. My neighbor next door has this - he always looks so tired! I will tell him abot this link _Laura_ - thanks.

Q. Are there any special forums for parents to kids with cancer? I think my sister could really use that kind of support group of people who are going through the exact same thing they never dreamed to be.

A. But how should I tell her to go there? she acts like she doesn't need help. she says she isn't the one who needs treatment and she wouldn't want to waste time and energy on herself now- only on the kid. How do I convince her it's important?

Q. Anybody know any special cakes for diabetes patients? not just sugarless... something that was specially designed maybe...? any recipes??

A. Thank you diabetes community!!! you are good people... I invite you to try the cakes once they're ready...

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A Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) from the FDA is a binding agreement that the design and planned analysis of a study adequately address the objectives necessary to support a regulatory submission.
Ixodes AG is delighted that the FDA is working on our phase III protocol for Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) and has given Ixogel[R] the QIDP designation.
A Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) from the FDA is a binding agreement that the Phase 3 trial design, planned execution and statistical analyses are acceptable to support regulatory approval.
We are very pleased with the outcome of the End of Phase II meeting with the FDA and with the possibility to access the FDA's Special Protocol Assessment program.
On Nov, 14, 2005 Accentia had disclosed that it had been notified by the FDA that its IND for SinuNase might be transferred to another division of the FDA, and the Company disclosed that it had voluntarily withdrawn its submission of a special protocol assessment agreement (SPA) for its first phase 3 study of SinuNase, pending resolution of the proposed transfer.
The company's lead product candidate - satraplatin - is currently in a Phase 3 registrational trial as a second-line chemotherapy treatment in hormone-refractory prostate cancer following successful completion of a Special Protocol Assessment by the U.
A Special Protocol Assessment is a binding declaration between a sponsor and the FDA indicating that a proposed Phase 3 or Phase 2/3 study design, endpoints, and statistical analyses are acceptable to a Biologics License Application (BLA).
ImmunoCellular") (NYSE MKT: IMUC) announced today that it has reached agreement with the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) for the phase 3 registrational trial of its cancer immunotherapy ICT-107 to treat patients with newly diagnosed glioblastoma.
FDA approval of the statistical plan is the final stage in the approval process of the study protocols, further, FDA has already okayed the remaining of the protocols under a Special Protocol Assessment with Kitov.
Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan directed the Inspector General Motorway police to stop special protocol of VIPs and treat everybody with one eye of law whoever violate the rules and regulations.
COPENHAGEN, Denmark, April 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Genmab A/S (CSE: GEN) announced today that under the Special Protocol Assessment process (SPA), it has reached agreement with the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on the design of its pivotal study protocol for HuMax-CD4 (zanolimumab) to treat cutaneous T-cell lymphoma (CTCL).
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) indicating agreement on a Special Protocol Assessment (SPA) for Cell>Point's Phase 3 pivotal clinical study of technetium-99m-EC-G in lung cancer.

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