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  • gross
  • More recent studies show that simple chest x-rays are just as effective as CT scans for calculating the Haller index and recommend replacing CT scans with CXR to reduce radiation exposure in all but gross deformities. (wikipedia.org)
  • peak
  • It was mapped by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from photos taken by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd in 1956-57, and so named by the UK Antarctic Place-Names Committee because the peak resembles an index finger. (wikipedia.org)
  • The spectral index departs from this value at shorter wavelengths, for which the Rayleigh-Jeans law becomes an increasingly inaccurate approximation, tending towards zero as intensity reaches a peak at a frequency given by Wien's displacement law. (wikipedia.org)
  • displaystyle
  • H I = distance 1 distance 2 {\displaystyle \ HI={\frac {\text{distance 1}}{\text{distance 2}}}} where: HI is the Haller Index distance 1 is the distance of the inside ribcage (at the level of maximum deformity or at the lower third of the sternum) distance 2 is the distance between the sternal notch and vertebrae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Using the positive sign convention, the spectral index of thermal radiation is thus α ≃ 2 {\displaystyle \alpha \simeq 2} in the Rayleigh-Jeans regime. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of the simple temperature-dependence of radiative flux in the Rayleigh-Jeans regime, the radio spectral index is defined implicitly by S ∝ ν α T . {\displaystyle S\propto \nu ^{\alpha }T.} Burke, B.F., Graham-Smith, F. (2009). (wikipedia.org)
  • measure
  • The Corpulence Index (CI) or Ponderal Index (PI) is a measure of leanness (corpulence) of a person calculated as a relationship between mass and height. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was first proposed in 1921 as the "Corpulence measure" by Swiss physician Fritz Rohrer and hence is also known as Rohrer's Index. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Fairplay Index is used in the Super League and Co-operative Championship rugby league competitions as a measure to determine the fairest team over the regular season. (wikipedia.org)
  • An earlier crackpot index is Fred J. Gruenberger's "A Measure for Crackpots" published in December 1962 by the RAND Corporation. (wikipedia.org)
  • In astronomy, the spectral index of a source is a measure of the dependence of radiative flux density (that is, radiative flux per unit of frequency) on frequency. (wikipedia.org)
  • An isolation index is a measure of the segregation of the activities of multiple populations. (wikipedia.org)
  • ranges
  • The index is calculated over three ranges of atmospheric pressure: low elevation (950-850 millibars (mb)), mid elevation (850-700 mb), and high elevation (700-500 mb). (wikipedia.org)
  • value
  • To assign a biotic index value to a specific water site, the tester first collects macro invertebrates from portions of the sample area of the stream, river or lake and separate them into groups of similar-looking organisms. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Haines Index (also known as Lower Atmosphere Severity Index) is a weather index developed by meteorologist Donald Haines in 1988 that measures the potential for dry, unstable air to contribute to the development of large or erratic wildland fires. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • For the youth of the city, competitions such as "Fashion Parade" and "Choreo Nite", with an opportunity for ramp walkers to win the title of Mr. and Miss. Index, have been organized over the years. (wikipedia.org)
  • main
  • Index is located on the North Fork Skykomish River, just above its confluence with the main channel of the Skykomish River. (wikipedia.org)
  • thus
  • Chest wall deformities such as pectus excavatum can cause the sternum to invert, thus increasing the index, which can reach 3.25 or even as high as 5.5 Pectus carinatum Nuss procedure Haller JA, Kramer SS, Lietman A. Use of CT scans in selection of patients for pectus excavatum surgery: a preliminary report. (wikipedia.org)
  • scale
  • Biotic Index (also called "Family Biotic Index") is a scale for showing the quality of an environment by indicating the types of organisms present in it. (wikipedia.org)
  • specific
  • Titrating anesthetic agents to a specific bispectral index during general anesthesia in adults (and children over 1 year old) allows the anesthetist to adjust the amount of anesthetic agent to the needs of the patient, possibly resulting in a more rapid emergence from anesthesia. (wikipedia.org)
  • z-index is a CSS property that sets the stack order of specific elements. (wikipedia.org)
  • measures
  • The Theil index measures an entropic "distance" the population is away from the egalitarian state of everyone having the same income. (wikipedia.org)
  • site
  • According to Alexa.com analytics compiled in October 2014, Index.hr ranked 5th most visited site in Croatia (1st most visited news site), and 19th in Bosnia and Herzegovina. (wikipedia.org)
  • City
  • INDEX is primarily a fair conducted in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, which provides the people of the city an opportunity to experience the elements of a mela. (wikipedia.org)
  • fair
  • INDEX, an acronym for Information through Disguised Experimentation is an annual market research fair conducted by the students of IIM-Lucknow. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food festivals offering different cuisine at the fair, in association with various outlets, are set up at INDEX aimed at the participants, students and families who visit. (wikipedia.org)
  • IIM Lucknow, through INDEX has associated with NGOs such as Mahila Samkhya, and Prithvi Innovations which organised a puppet show during the fair. (wikipedia.org)
  • miles
  • Index is located on U.S. Route 59 and U.S. Route 71 in the northwest corner of the county, 8.4 miles (13.5 km) north of Texarkana. (wikipedia.org)
  • different
  • The index is derived from the stability (temperature difference between different levels of the atmosphere) and moisture content (dew point depression) of the lower atmosphere. (wikipedia.org)