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standard patient

, standardized patient
An actor who is trained to represent a patient during a clinical encounter with a health care provider. His or her performance is used in health care education to help trainees recognize the signs and symptoms of diseases and how to gather and relay information during a patient interview.
See also: patient
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Although students could easily participate in the course from their personal laptop computers at home or work, the university incurred additional faculty and staff costs as each online instructional/practice session required a faculty member, videographer and standard patient.
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The MDHAQ also includes three psychological items concerning sleep, anxiety, and depression (queried in the standard patient friendly HAQ format), not scored formally, a review of systems, medical history, fatigue VAS, queries about change in status, morning stiffness and exercise, and demographic data--within two sides of one page.
A new software package that identifies 63 standard patient impairments and four levels of severity has attracted favorable attention of Chuck Mangene, senior vice president of lnformation systems for Merit Behavioral Care Corporation (MBC), a managed behavioral company in Park Ridge, N.
The company began its 20-year history specializing in bariatric medical equipment and has experienced growth alongside the obesity epidemic in America, but now serves standard patient populations as well in the U.
Participating employers have agreed to pay for the travel costs for their employees and waive their standard patient contributions, such as deductible and co-pays.
In addition to SRS, SRT and SBRT patient treatment, we also use the Protura system for our standard patient care, realizing the need to reduce rotational errors and improve setup accuracy for all IGRT treatment applications.
The simulation group were trained using a patient simulator in a standard patient bed space in the surgical ICU.
Pincus T, Sokka T: Should contemporary rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials be more like standard patient care and vice versa?
Two different recognized symptom questionnaires were used in the study: the Standard Patient Evaluation of Eye Dryness (SPEED) and the Ocular Surface Disease Index (OSDI).
What is the 2013 standard patient prescription charge in Australia?

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