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uptake

[′əp‚tāk]
(engineering)
A large pipe for exhaust gases from a boiler furnace that runs upward to a chimney or smokestack.
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The report doesn't pinpoint one cause for the fall in vaccine uptake, but says problems within the NHS and the increased popularity of anti-vaccination movements could be factors.
However, uptake of one dose of the MMR vaccine for children under six was 96.6 per cent.
Mr Simpson said: "If uptake for cervical screening is going to be improved the concerns that many women have around taking a test are going to have to be addressed.
During July-Jan 2019, the domestic uptake in South increased by 16.89 percent to 4.793 million tons and exports increased by a whopping 239.89 percent to 2.448 million tons from 0.721 million tons respectively during same period last year.
"It is unclear, however, whether the land can continue to uptake anthropogenic emissions at the current rates," says Pierre Gentine, associate professor of earth and environmental engineering and affiliated with the Earth Institute, who led the study.
Working with Uptake to analyze a number of disparate datasets will arm Rolls-Royce with new insights to deliver on its TotalCare[R] promise to airlines around the world by improving the uptime and availability of their Trent engine fleet.
The authors note there has been substantial progress in HPV vaccine uptake, with an average increase of 5 percentage points each year from 2013 to 2017 in the proportion of adolescents who started the HPV vaccine series.
"Some hospital trusts only achieved 30 to 40% uptake whereas others achieved over 90%."
Additional images were required in case of unexpected iodine uptakes or accumulations that give an impression of physiologic uptake (scanning after drinking a glass of water to wash out physiologic uptake in the esophagus) or contamination (scanning after removing the contamination and taking off the stained clothes).
Standard radiation protection advice and lactation instructions were given before radiotracer injection.1 Scan acquired 60 minutes after intravenous injection of 350MBqs F18-FDG, showed hypermetabolic right tonsillar and right level-II lymph nodule uptake. Axial CT, PET and PET-CT fused images showed significant bilateral breast radiotracer uptake.
The second highest uptake capacity for PO4-P, NO3-N and NH4-N was found for A.
"On looking more closely at the uptake data specific to Newcastle GP practices, we could see that uptake was generally low in Benwell and Scotswood, Elswick, Westgate, Ouseburn, Byker and Walker.