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noun Administration A document detailing a variance in Pt management–a euphemism for an error or, expressed more optimistically, an “opportunity for improvement”, which may have resulted in injury or death to the Pt Medtalk A document written about a Pt, either by a medical student or physician-in-training, or practicing physician referring the Pt to another physician for a consultation verb To write a Pt's Hx, as in, “… to write the Pt up.”
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team write-ups indicating team strengths and weaknesses, and the team's outlook for 2012
The average score on lab write-ups increased by 17%.
San Francisco is represented by a whopping twenty-nine reviews, ranging from an extended treatment of MOMA's traveling "Art of Assemblage" exhibition, then at the San Francisco Museum of Art, to John Coplans's curiously dismissive short notice of a survey of Matisse's late gouaches at the same institution, to succinct write-ups of shows featuring San Francisco artists like Bruce Conner and the momentarily fashionable sculptor Wilfrid Zogbaum.
He said he got a lot of press "when the press still counted"--including write-ups in Business Week and The New York Times and other major media.
Since May 1 Ramon has stayed for free in Belgium and France in return for internet write-ups.
Lengthy, honest reviews of selected restaurants are given and in other cases, brief write-ups are offered.
I ENJOYED your write-ups of the new Crossroads (Sunday Mercury, February 25 and March 4).
American Airlines was forced to cancel 90 flights on 28 February and 39 flights on 1 March due to the action, which the carrier says involved excessive maintenance write-ups on fake safety issues according to Reuters.
The site also provides comprehensive write-ups of numerous Manhattan neighborhoods and school reports.
We've asked you in the past to share your sites with us for write-ups in our magazine.
In short, we suspect that - like us - many communication faculty in business schools presume that if case write-ups seem to lack coherence, the fault lies with the student writers rather than with us as readers of texts with social purposes we do not fully grasp because we are outside the discourse community.
Right now most of Reinking's time is taken up with Chicago, for which she's already had joyous write-ups.