Requirements for the selection of students for admission to academic institutions.
Test designed to identify students suitable for admission into a graduate or undergraduate curriculum.
Primarily non-verbal tests designed to predict an individual's future learning ability or performance.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.
Preparatory education meeting the requirements for admission to dental school.
Specialized instruction for students deviating from the expected norm.
Individuals who leave school, secondary or college, prior to completion of specified curriculum requirements.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.
The process of accepting patients. The concept includes patients accepted for medical and nursing care in a hospital or other health care institution.
Educational institutions.
Success in bringing an effort to the desired end; the degree or level of success attained in some specified area (esp. scholastic) or in general.
The assessing of academic or educational achievement. It includes all aspects of testing and test construction.
A nursing specialty concerned with health and nursing care given to primary and secondary school students by a registered nurse.
Preventive health services provided for students. It excludes college or university students.
A private, voluntary, not-for-profit organization which establishes standards for the operation of health facilities and services, conducts surveys, and awards accreditation.
Certification as complying with a standard set by non-governmental organizations, applied for by institutions, programs, and facilities on a voluntary basis.
Information centers primarily serving the needs of hospital medical staff and sometimes also providing patient education and other services.
Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program.
Facilities which provide care for infants.
Facilities that convert NUCLEAR ENERGY into electrical energy.
Schools for children usually under five years of age.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
Unstable isotopes of cesium that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Cs atoms with atomic weights of 123, 125-132, and 134-145 are radioactive cesium isotopes.
A dental specialty concerned with the histology, physiology, and pathology of the tissues that support, attach, and surround the teeth, and of the treatment and prevention of disease affecting these tissues.
The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.
The granting of a license to practice dentistry.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of pharmacy.
Formal instruction, learning, or training in the preparation, dispensing, and proper utilization of drugs in the field of medicine.
Individuals enrolled in a school of pharmacy or a formal educational program leading to a degree in pharmacy.
Educational programs for pharmacists who have a bachelor's degree or a Doctor of Pharmacy degree entering a specific field of pharmacy. They may lead to an advanced degree.
Facilities for the preparation and dispensing of drugs.
A set of cognitive functions that controls complex, goal-directed thought and behavior. Executive function involves multiple domains, such as CONCEPT FORMATION, goal management, cognitive flexibility, INHIBITION control, and WORKING MEMORY. Impaired executive function is seen in a range of disorders, e.g., SCHIZOPHRENIA; and ADHD.
Professionals qualified by graduation from an accredited school of nursing and by passage of a national licensing examination to practice nursing. They provide services to patients requiring assistance in recovering or maintaining their physical or mental health.
A parliamentary democracy with a constitutional monarch in southeast Asia, consisting of 11 states (West Malaysia) on the Malay Peninsula and two states (East Malaysia) on the island of BORNEO. It is also called the Federation of Malaysia. Its capital is Kuala Lumpur. Before 1963 it was the Union of Malaya. It reorganized in 1948 as the Federation of Malaya, becoming independent from British Malaya in 1957 and becoming Malaysia in 1963 as a federation of Malaya, Sabah, Sarawak, and Singapore (which seceded in 1965). The form Malay- probably derives from the Tamil malay, mountain, with reference to its geography. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p715 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p329)
Preferentially rated health-related activities or functions to be used in establishing health planning goals. This may refer specifically to PL93-641.
Using an INTERNET based personal journal which may consist of reflections, comments, and often hyperlinks.
Functions, equipment, and facilities concerned with the preparation and distribution of ready-to-eat food.
Nutritional physiology of children aged 13-18 years.
The meal taken at midday.
Studies beyond the bachelor's degree at an institution having graduate programs for the purpose of preparing for entrance into a specific field, and obtaining a higher degree.
The formal process of obtaining a complete and accurate list of each patient's current home medications including name, dosage, frequency, and route of administration, and comparing admission, transfer, and/or discharge medication orders to that list. The reconciliation is done to avoid medication errors.
A large plant family of the order Asterales, subclass Asteridae, class Magnoliopsida. The family is also known as Compositae. Flower petals are joined near the base and stamens alternate with the corolla lobes. The common name of "daisy" refers to several genera of this family including Aster; CHRYSANTHEMUM; RUDBECKIA; TANACETUM.
A plant genus of the family ASTERACEAE. The common names of daisy or marguerite are easily confused with other plants. Some species in this genus have been reclassified to TANACETUM.
An order of parasitic, blood-sucking, wingless INSECTS with the common name of fleas.
Health services, public or private, in suburban areas. The services include the promotion of health and the delivery of health care.
Actions which have a high risk of being harmful or injurious to oneself or others.