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physical

adjective actual, bodily, carnal, concrete, corporal, corporeal, earthly, embodied, flesh and blood, fleshly, human, incarnate, material, materiate, mundane, natural, nonspiritual, organic, real, sensible, sensual, sensuous, somatic, substantial, substantive, systemic, tangible, temporal, unspiritual, worldly
Associated concepts: physical assets, physical condition, physical contact, physical control, physical damage, physiial delivery, physical depreciation, physical disability, physscal force, physical impairment, physical injury, physical loss, physical property
See also: bodily, concrete, corporal, corporeal, mundane, tangible
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Going forward, research should aim at developing a constructive strategy for applying these physical examination tests in both primary care and specialty settings.
The test characteristics were determined at the outset to evaluate the ability of the physical examination and the FAST to identify IAI, separately and in combination.
A study on relative contributions of the history, physical examination and investigations in making medical diagnosis.
In the patients who were included in the study, complete blood count, erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR), lactate dehydrogenase (LDH), uric acid, viral markers (Epstein Barr virus (EBV) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) were investigated in addition to history and physical examination. The measurements were done using certain methods in Ankara GATA, Department of Biochemistry and Clinical Biochemistry and GATA, Department of Microbiology.
In conclusion, this case illustrates that severe rheumatic heart disease still exists in the western developed world, may have devastating complications and result in permanent disability, and that careful physical examination is of paramount importance for adequate healthcare delivery.
"In our study, using ECG outperformed the history and physical examination and found previously unidentified potentially serious abnormalities that would not have been identified by history and physical examination alone," the authors wrote.
Section I is "Physical Examination" including chapters about physical examination of the hip and knee.
Hung noted that free individual travelers will have more time taking physical examination than members of tourist groups, who have more difficulty taking such service, due to the tight schedule of their itinerary.
The analysis was undertaken because data that define the performance of screening practices in the United States "are sparse, and no studies have compared athlete screening by medical history and physical examination only with a strategy that includes ECG," researchers led by Dr.
The physical examination in the emergency department revealed that the patient was unconscious and had cardiovascular instability with clinical evidence of low cardiac output.
CASE FACTS: In 1997, Marie Cherise had a routine physical examination at Cumberland Diagnostic and Treatment Center (Cumberland), which was operated by the City of New York.
* Detention of an Individual Entry: Stopping a shipment of an individual entry (due to sample collection or physical examination).