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preventive measure

noun adequate plans, adeeuate procedures, adequate steps, buffer, defense, immunization, inoculation, precaution, protection, safeguard, screen, security, shield
Associated concepts: preventive justice
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"At NCDC, we have more than 22 BSL (Bio-Safety Labs) which are extremely helpful in diagnosis and making preventive measures of emerging and re-emerging diseases."
Conversely, implementing detection facilities without adequate preventive measures in place allows the incursions to occur without challenge.
Regarding barriers in provision of preventive measures, lack of patient awareness (59.4%) was rated highest followed by low priority in dental curriculum (12.6%).
The preventive measure of house arrest involves a series of prohibitions and deprivations for the defendant, of which the most important is the obligation imposed on him by the competent judge not to leave the building in which he lives for a specified period, and--very important--without the permission of the judicial body that ordered the measure on whose role the file is at that time.
Preventive Measure: No finishing operation should ever be performed while free water is present.
Brigadier Al Sayegh said it was a minor fire and people were evacuated from the hotel as a preventive measure. -news@khaleejtimes.com
The preventive measure of judicial control and that of judicial review on bail replace the current ordering not to leave the city and respectively the country, but in the new regulations new institutions and--above all--new provisions appear.
And it's the increased awareness of the associated problems and chronic morbidity caused by pressure ulcers that makes caregivers more likely to implement preventive measures.
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Oct 02 ( ANI ): In the wake of the ongoing farmers' agitation, all schools and colleges in Ghaziabad will remain closed on Wednesday as a preventive measure.
Another important direction of work within the framework of a preventive measure is the identification, together with the government bodies concerned, of children who, without good reason, have begun studying, and an appropriate response to such facts.
With a view to better understanding and improving the project as a preventive measure and extending terms of detention, as well as for practical implementation of alternative preventive measures, as well as for the comprehensive settlement of possible new problems, the RA Prosecutor General's Office partner organizations, civil society stakeholders info@prosecutor.am email active project on the opinions, comments and suggestions, which will be the subject of detailed discussion.
In the mid-1980s, physicians began prescribing pentamidine or TMP/SMX - both of which are also used to treat established cases of Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia - for AIDS patients as a preventive measure. Without such therapy, 65 percent of patients taking the anti-AIDS drug zidovudine (AZT) who survive an initial episode of the pneumonia suffer further bouts.

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