standard operating procedure


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standard operating procedure

Medtalk A technique, method or therapy performed 'by the book,' using a standard protocol meeting internally or externally defined criteria; a formal, written procedure that describes how specific lab operations are to be performed. See Procedures manual.
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(10) Although written for a different purpose, the narrative in Standard Operating Procedure seems largely consistent with that investigation and those that followed.
IOM and LMRA have been working together for years in developing standard operating procedures for the protection and assistance of victims of trafficking and have trained LMRA staff and first responders to that effect.
'Sa madaling salita po, 'pag may nangyaring sitwasyon na ganito, natural ho, obligasyon ng mga nagtuturo sa ating mga umaaresto, sapul ang kanilang mga hepe, i-paaalala ang standard operating procedure (In short, if there were incidents like this, it is the obligation of the police mentors and the police chief to remind policemen of the standard operating procedure),' Aquino claimed.
"She helped develop 'Your Guide to Deployment' pamphlet which is the foundation for all division unit movement officers: and now, is standard operating procedure for the 25th ID."
Bogle & Gates's allies argued that making the hair-splitting distinction between Somophyllin and its active ingredient "was merely [observing] a standard operating procedure that violated no discovery or ethical principles."
Observation: Because the benefits substantially outweigh the costs, a consent should be a standard operating procedure for corporations going public.
It is standard operating procedure when retrofitting landmark buildings to install a direct digital control (DDC) system to control the air, conditioning systems, security systems, and to interface with the life safety systems.
Therefore IG has ordered all divisional and district police heads to follow standard operating procedure during VIP visits.
The police officials said there was no standard operating procedure for the prime minister in-waiting, but since Khan is likely to be the next prime minister, necessary measures have been taken for his security, the report said.
The police officials said there was no standard operating procedure for the prime minister in-waiting, but since Imran Khan is likely to be the next prime minister, necessary measures have been taken for his security.
The Enforcement Agency Integrity Commission (EAIC) will check if the police had complied with standard operating procedure or acted improperly in their Sunday arrest of lawyer Siti Kasim.
All law enforcement agencies using minor operatives should consider adopting such guidelines as standard operating procedure. Still, officers should contact the local prosecutor or judicial authority before using an operative.

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