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subgroup

(sŭb′gro͞op′)
n.
1. A distinct group within a group; a subdivision of a group.
2. A subordinate group.
3. Mathematics A group that is a subset of a group.
tr.v. sub·grouped, sub·grouping, sub·groups
To divide into subgroups.

subgroup

(sŭb′groop″)
In a research study a selected population of patients who share one or more common traits and thus can be distinguished from the rest of the individuals investigated.
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The poster highlighted that in this same subgroup, distant disease-free survival was 96.1% in the patients treated with neratinib compared with 92.9% in those receiving placebo (hazard ratio = 0.53, 95% CI: (0.31, 0.88); p=0.015) after two years of follow-up.
The 283 older participants who received prasterone saw a decrease of 0.36 points in a dyspareunia severity score versus a 0.44 point decrease for the 123 women aged 55 and younger who received prasterone, a nonsignificant difference between subgroups. The decrease compared with placebo-takers was significant in both cases, however (P = .0003 and P =.0031, respectively).
The subgroup report stated that there are certain withholding taxes that are imposed on people who are otherwise not liable to the payment of income tax and return filing.
The overall survival rates of 1-month subgroup, 3-month subgroup, and Group B were 88.8%, 83.3%, and 77.3%, respectively.
There was no newborn with Apgar score < 7 at 1 minute in NC loose subgroup as compared to 15.38% in NC tight subgroup.
The subjects were control tested under lateral vHIT without knowing the direction or timing of the head movement (subgroup 5).
Province factor split Node 4, the subgroup of those having 74.000< RE 80 cm, into two new child nodes numbered 12 and 13 (47.500 vs.
We examine this issue from three points of view: the number of nodes connected (including the number of nodes connected between subgroups, the number of nodes connected within subgroups, and the connection density between subgroups), the size of subgroups, and influence distribution.
In the current study, the large CCC subgroup showed higher maximum stretch force than did the small CCC subgroup.
As for young subgroups, five common bands were shared between susceptible and resistant members of young susceptible subgroup of MW of 115.819, 59.448, 20.380, 16.873 and 3.158 KDa.
The formation of a subgroup does not necessarily mean the NAIC will develop a model in a particular area, but it may increase the odds that the NAIC will at least talk about creating a model law, a model regulation, or some other type of model, such as a model bulletin, or a model instruction manual section for insurance company examiners.
Each subgroup has equal number of group members and it's controlled under the supervision of subgroup leader.