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assessment

An informal examination by experts of systems, programming, operations and security to improve efficiency and effectiveness using industry best practices. See audit and continuous process improvement.

assessment

A tax, charge, or levy on property:
1. as a means of computing real estate tax;
2. to pay for specific services or improvements.
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Because pregnant mothers in South Africa often do not know their gestation, and gestational age assessment is not accurate, it is recommended that weight rather than gestational age be used to determine which preterm neonates are at high risk of developing ROP and should be screened.
13] Johnsen reported that gestational age assessment based on femur length was an equally robust method as using head circumference.
The BPD remains the standard against which other parameters of gestational age assessment are compared [1].