Items Tagged ‘Q’

November 30th, 2012

Quick's test

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1. A test for jaundice. 2. A test for hemophilia.

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April 25th, 2009

Quick's test

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1. A test for jaundice. 2. A test for hemophilia.

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December 5th, 2001

Quantitative Test

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A test that determines the amount of substance per unit volume or unit weight.

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December 5th, 2001

Quick’s test

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1. A test for jaundice. 2. A test for hemophilia.

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December 5th, 2001

Quadrant

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A quarter portion of any roughly circular anatomical area, such as the abdomen, measured along imaginary axes at right angles to each other.

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December 5th, 2001

qi

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According to ancient Chinese philosophy, the vital life "force" or energy that flows throughout the body along pathways that connect all organs and systems. Disruptions in the flow of qi are said to cause imbalance and illness.

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December 5th, 2001

Qualitative Melanin Test

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A test for detecting melanin in the urine of patients with malignant melanomas.

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December 5th, 2001

Qualitative Test

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A test that determines the presence of absence of a substance.

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December 5th, 2001

Quality Of Life

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The overall enjoyment of life. Many clinical trials measure aspects of a patient’s sense of well-being and ability to perform various tasks to assess the effects that the cancer and its treatment have on the patient.

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December 5th, 2001

qigong

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Traditional Chinese medicine regimen involving movements, breath regulation, and meditation, geared to balance qi and maintain health.

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