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Index

A book containing references, alphabetically arranged, to the contents of a series or collection of documents or volumes; or a section (normally at the end) of a single volume or set of volumes containing such references to its contents.

Statistical indexes are also used to track or measure changes in the economy (for example, the Consumer Price Index) and movement in stock markets (for example, Standard & Poor's Index). Such indexes are usually keyed to a base year, month, or other period of comparison.

In mortgage financing, the term is used to determine adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) interest rates after the discount period ends. Common indexes for ARMs are one-year Treasury Securities and the national average cost of funds to savings and loan associations.

index

(Catalog), noun earmark, enumeration, indicant, indicator, list, listing, listing of contents, mark, sign

index

(Docket), verb categorize, codify, file, submit

index

(Gauge), noun measure, guide, scale

index

(Relate), verb catalog, class, classify, document, enumerate, group, inventory, itemize, list, specify, record, supply or furnish with reference
See also: arrange, book, classify, clue, codify, directory, enumerate, fix, gist, indicant, indicate, indication, indicator, itemize, ledger, marshal, pigeonhole, record, register, roll, schedule, substance, symbol, symptom, tabulate
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We observed cardiac index is related to structural changes in the brain but not cognitive changes," Jefferson said.
Effects of the knee-chest position on cardiac index and propofol requirements during bispectral index (BIS)-guided spine surgery.
There were reductions in CVP, PAOP and increase in cardiac index, but the targeted filling pressures were not achieved.
A meta-analysis of five randomised trials evaluated the use of endothelinreceptor antagonists on ambulant patients with pulmonary hypertension and showed beneficial effects on exercise capacity, dyspnoea and haemodynamic parameters such as cardiac index and pulmonary vascular resistance (28).
In the British Journal of Anaesthesia study, a patient was defined as a "responder" if their cardiac index increased by 15% or more after administration of 500 ml of fluid.
In addition to core hemodynamic parameters including Cardiac Output (CO), Cardiac Index (CI) and Stroke Volume (SV), the Reliant 2.
Additionally, patients had improvements in cardiopulmonary measurements including pulmonary artery pressure, pulmonary vascular resistance and cardiac index, a measure of how well the heart is pumping.
Our research demonstrated that by altering our treatment based on blood volume measurement, patients experienced improved kidney function, cardiac index and blood oxygenation levels," noted Dr.
These changes were also associated with an increase in cardiac index (a measure of heart function) in the 15 and 30 ng/kg/min groups.
Pharmacodynamics of PRX-08066 will be characterized by the noninvasive measurement of pulmonary artery blood pressure, right atrial pressure, cardiac index (i.