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followup

On Usenet, a posting generated in response to another posting (as opposed to a reply, which goes by e-mail rather than being broadcast). Followups include the ID of the parent message in their headers; smart news-readers can use this information to present Usenet news in "conversation" sequence rather than order-of-arrival. See thread.
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Comparisons of CMT at various follow-ups showed significant difference for pre-injection vs.
The night city editor or the morning wire-service editor would file and keep track of stories and the reporters assigned to cover follow-ups.
The integration also saves time by allowing us to manage our follow-ups and all our lists from within Results.
Their results, reported in the January ARCHIVES OF GENERAL PSYCHIATRY, derive from one-year or longer follow-ups of smokers and nonsmokers.
In previous follow-ups covering no more than two years, couples who participated in these two therapies showed no significant contrasts in divorce rate or in marital satisfaction.
During the four-year follow-up, saysGoldberg, over half of them were rehospitalized at least once.
Only 40 percent of the subjects reported full-time employment in the previous year, but this may have been due primarily to their age, which averaged 61 years at follow-up, points out Harding.