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pathway

1. Education courses taken by a student to gain entry to a higher course or towards a final qualification
2. Biochem a chain of reactions associated with a particular metabolic process
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Are critical pathways and implant standardization programs effective in reducing costs in total knee replacement operations?
In the course of the critical pathway, the patients in this study met from 5 to 22 staff members; the average was 11.
The effects of the critical pathway for inguinal hernia repair.
4) Use environmental agents as probes to dissect critical pathway components that lead to, modulate, or augment the progression or risk of disease.
Several years ago, I was the first person in my hospital to achieve the level of expert nurse on the critical pathway (now known as the professional development recognition programme--PDRP).
Prof La Thangue said: "Because we now have a clear understanding of how this critical pathway goes wrong, we can devise drugs that target, and correct, the defect.
There is no standard nonprime loan, and so New Century will rely on the MortgageServ system to provide its personnel with a unique critical pathway for servicing each loan," said Thinakal.
The major focus of the issue is to provide critical care nurses information on a newly developed critical pathway for the organ donor/
7] The critical pathway is usually established in conjunction with an HMO's healthcare coverage parameters and is defined within the HMO's risk contract with a provider.
Evaluation of a critical pathway for stoke, JAOA, 97 (5), 269-275.
By using this knowledge, professionals screen out leaching, infiltration and volatilization, and identify the critical pathway as direct discharge into the receiving lake.