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In air traffic control phraseology, it means, “Have I correctly received the following …?” or “Did you correctly receive the message?”
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Up until a few years ago, the prevailing way to use pilot studies was as miniaturized versions of the confirmatory studies under consideration.
Multiple experimenter study designs recognize the importance of co-workers in preventing misconduct and should be an accepted experimental practice for confirmatory parapsychological experiments.
Currently there is no guideline on whether confirmatory testing needs to be done for urine ketones or bilirubin.
A confirmatory framework about environmental liabilities allows managers to address the skepticism of simultaneously achieving financial success and acting responsibly towards the environment.
In the process counselors use both confirmatory evidence to rule in potential diagnoses and disconfirmatory information to test the viability of alternative diagnoses (Pepinsky & Pepinsky, 1954; Spengler, Strohmer, Dixon, & Shivy, 1995).
If a test is positive, many hospitals perform confirmatory tests to ensure the results are accurate -- but some don't.
Consistent results from a screening assay that detects multiple compounds belonging to a specific drug class requires an analytical balancing act, because the reagent performance must minimize false negatives while also maximizing confirmation rate by various confirmatory methods.
Overall, 1% tested positive for HIV; of those who had a confirmatory test, 93% were infected.
From April-December 2004, women in San Martin, Peru, who were referred as VIA-positive by an "obstetriz" (a professional midwife with 6 years of university training) were randomized into two groups for confirmatory screening by a physician using either VIA or VIAM with an AviScope,[TM] a hand-held 4x magnification scope with a green light source.
offers applied researchers and graduate students a practical guide to the underlying concepts and fundamental procedures of confirmatory factor analysis.
2004) included no confirmatory ions, a standard technique for avoiding false positives in the analysis of urine (Department of Health and Human Services 1998).
The present study used responses of 134 college-aged American students in confirmatory factor analysis to determine if the four-factor model previously identified would hold for college students.