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study

1. a drawing, sculpture, etc., executed for practice or in preparation for another work
2. a musical composition intended to develop one aspect of performing technique
3. Theatre a person who memorizes a part in the manner specified

study

A drawing executed as an educational exercise, produced as a preliminary to a final work or made record observations.
See also: Design drawing

study

1. A room or alcove of a house or apartment used primarily as a place for reading, writing, and study. It often embodies the features of a private office and private library.
2. A preliminary sketch or drawing to facilitate the development of a design.
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The descriptive study was conducted in department of dermatology, venereology and leprology of Vinayaka Mission Kirupananda Variyar Medical College and Hospital, Salem, between October 2010 and August 2012.
The purpose of this qualitative descriptive study was to explore pre-licensure students' perspectives of a same-day clinical assignment process that uses personal digital assistant (PDA) technology support.
This descriptive study was undertaken to analyze the type of statistical tests used, and the statistical software utilized for analysis, in all the original articles published in the year 2014 by the three Medline indexed journals of Pakistan.
Although the findings from this descriptive study lack generalizability, the results have important practice and research implications.
Clearly that is beyond the scope of this descriptive study but an important issue which should be further explored.
Contrary to anecdotal observations before beginning this descriptive study, the incidence of incorrectly fitting GCS was low ([less than or equal to]10%), and only 2 of 52 (<4%) subjects had any skin irregularities in the lower leg during the study period.
This is an account of a qualitative descriptive study of the concerns and benefits of job sharing the Clinical Nurse Consultant (CNC) Youth Health team role.
Methods: This was a prospective cohort descriptive study in which subjects were chosen by convenience sampling and a diabetes risk questionnaire.
This purpose of this descriptive study was to examine education, support systems and identify current practices about WDLS in intensive care units (ICUs).
The study was a non-experimental normative descriptive study of track/cross country athletes at The University of South Dakota (USD).
Methods: This was a prospective descriptive study. Inclusion criteria were all trauma patients admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) who received their initial resuscitation in our institution.
Dosing directions and measuring devices included with top-selling pediatric over-the-counter liquid medications were highly inconsistent as of November 2009, when the Food and Drug Administration issued voluntary industry guidelines in response to numerous reports of unintentional overdoses among children, according to a descriptive study of 200 such medications.