period of survival

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Dr Cary said: "It is the sort of case where there could have been a period of survival beyond recovery from the crush, but it doesn't get any better than 'could have been' in my view.
Manufacturing in Canada has undergone a period of survival of the fittest.
We are ready to move from a period of survival and transformation to a period of investment, profitable growth, and opportunity," Calin Rovinescu, chief executive officer, said on Thursday.
It's about putting your business in the right place to allow you to survive and thrive, so when you are thriving there is scope to grow, but if you are in a period of survival then you have choices available.
He noted that successful businesses usually move through a start-up phase, and then through a period of survival, followed by a period of growth and stability.
In the instant case there was no limitation of the period of survival.
The assessment finds that because of disparities in care at all points along the cancer continuum -- from screenings and diagnosis through access to cancer therapies and follow-up care -- the medically underserved are the most likely to experience a shortened period of survival with a lesser quality of life.