Loading...
  • role
  • The development of a thorough and goal-oriented sustainability program, one that integrates climate change impacts into risk management and takes into account the key role of private and public stakeholders, is critical to successful planning. (environmental-expert.com)
  • outcomes
  • Although few in number, these seven studies do provide quantitative evidence that, for certain health outcomes, the health risks associated with snus are lower than those associated with smoking. (nih.gov)
  • Conte and his colleagues, writing in the September issue of Annals of Thoracic Surgery , pulled together a series of risk factors already associated with poor outcomes, such as age, race, gender, the cause of a patient's heart failure and whether he or she was on dialysis, and then assigned a number of points to each factor. (healthcanal.com)
  • To improve long-term outcomes among HIV-infected men, the investigators recommend an effort to address and reduce traditional cardiovascular risk factors . (medscape.com)
  • Of 13 claims explicitly reporting quantitative outcomes, none provided the absolute risk reduction or the number needed to treat. (mja.com.au)
  • 8 , 9 For example, 22 of 130 advertisements appearing in 38 issues of North American journals reported quantitative outcomes. (mja.com.au)
  • data
  • Instructor] When we're able to gather…quantitative data about our assets and risks,…we can you that information…to make data-informed decisions about risk. (lynda.com)
  • It addresses the needs of pressure systems not met by existing reliability management programs and eliminates the high data and manpower demands of fully quantitative systems. (environmental-expert.com)
  • Although there appears to be a general belief that a unique smokeless tobacco product called Swedish snus has fewer health risks than cigarettes, no one has systematically reviewed the literature and compared the data on health risks in a quantitative manner. (nih.gov)
  • To develop and test the validity of IMPACT, Conte and his team analyzed data provided by the United Network of Organ Sharing comprising information from all heart transplants - 21,378 of them - conducted in the United States between 1987 and 2010. (healthcanal.com)
  • 8 Moreover, half reported relative risk reduction (RRR) exclusively in presenting data, rather than absolute risk reduction (ARR) or the number needed to treat (NNT) (see Box 1 ). (mja.com.au)
  • Incomplete or partial presentation of quantitative data might manipulate prescribing behaviour. (mja.com.au)
  • Eisen and colleagues have provided a good example of the use of smoothing splines in a thorough analysis of exposure-response data, for a study of lung cancer in relation to silica exposure. (bmj.com)
  • Regulators want to know the amount of excess risk incurred due to exposure at different levels, and only good exposure-response data can answer this question. (bmj.com)
  • Smoothing functions do not impose a particular form of a simple parametric model on the data, yet avoid some of the pitfalls of categorical analysis by being less dependent on the choice of cutpoints and by providing a continuous curve which is not a step function. (bmj.com)
  • CCPS' Process Equipment Reliability Database (PERD) is aimed at providing data to help effectively and efficiently implement an asset integrity and reliability program. (aiche.org)
  • A few reports of bladder tumors in persons exposed primarily to o-toluidine have been reported, but insufficient follow-up time and incomplete data have prevented the establishment of a clear quantitative association between o-toluidine exposure and cancer in humans. (cdc.gov)
  • Alternative data for macro risk developed in partnership with Quant Insight™, an expert in machine-learning-driven macro sensitivity analytics. (euronext.com)
  • Dynamic, machine-driven Macro Risk data has been designed to help monitor true underlying macro exposure using a rigorous and scientific approach. (euronext.com)
  • Use the sensitivity data to identify high-risk stocks in various macroeconomic scenarios effectively. (euronext.com)
  • Robust daily files provide data that enables users to check the impact of various macro shocks on their portfolio and come up with effective hedging strategies before the event. (euronext.com)
  • Data are needed to determine ethnic variations in the risk factors for CHD among college students. (ispub.com)
  • 2003), there have been very few reports providing quantitative data of Campylobacter in South Korea because Campylobacter is regulated with zero tolerance by Korean food authorities in all types of foods (Korea Food and Drug Administration, 2014). (deepdyve.com)
  • They also often provide quantitative data or mapping of the risks. (europa.eu)
  • These evaluations are undertaken to allow prioritization of the test areas in terms of risk, provide a quantitative basis for discussions with regulators and the public about future work at the sites, and provide a framework for assessing data needs to be filled by site characterization. (unt.edu)
  • exposure
  • Rowles, Teri K. 2018-02-01 00:00:00 The potential impact of exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) on the health and survival of cetaceans continues to be an issue for conservation and management, yet few quantitative approaches for estimating population level effects have been developed. (deepdyve.com)
  • The research needs stated here relate to the committee's primary task: "To develop the best possible risk estimate for exposure to low-dose, low-LET [linear energy transfer] radiation in human subjects. (nap.edu)
  • Four new documents including 3 workplace design solutions and one poster were recently published to provide options to companies for controlling possible exposure of their workers to nanomaterials on the job. (cdc.gov)
  • Each workplace design solutions document provides key tips on the design, use, and maintenance of exposure controls for nanomaterial production, post processing, and use. (cdc.gov)
  • As nanotechnology continues to expand into every industrial sector, workers will be at an increased risk of exposure to new nanomaterials. (cdc.gov)
  • Knowledge on the level of exposure to different coffee constituents may provide a deeper understanding of this reassuring result and the real role of coffee on cancer risk. (scielosp.org)
  • First, as noted by Bradford Hill, a positive exposure-response provides support for a causal interpretation of an association. (bmj.com)
  • In the case of silica and lung cancer, evidence of a positive-exposure response in several studies has provided important support for the original 1997 IARC judgement that silica is a class I (definitive) carcinogen. (bmj.com)
  • Our own exposure-response analysis of 10 silica exposed cohorts (60 000 workers) indicated that indeed there is a positive exposure-response for silica but that the increase in risk is seen primarily at higher exposures, and the overall slope of the exposure-response curve is relatively low compared to classic lung carcinogens such as nickel and asbestos. (bmj.com)
  • For example, the US OSHA typically sets limits based on a level of exposure over a working lifetime which permits an excess risk of at most 1 per 1000 (0.1%) above background risk. (bmj.com)
  • assess
  • This tool provides a quantitative way to assess the risk. (healthcanal.com)
  • Analyse the extent to which stock or portfolio returns will be at risk if certain macro factors move against you - or, in a portfolio, assess which stocks have the highest risk factor. (euronext.com)
  • Chon, Jung-Whan;Lee, Soo-Kyung;Yoon, Yohan;Yoon, Ki-Sun;Kwak, Hyo-Sun;Joo, In-Sun;Seo, Kun-Ho 2018-07-11 00:00:00 Abstract The objective of this study was to assess the quantitative prevalence, antibiotic resistance, and molecular subtyping pattern of Campylobacter isolates from chicken and duck products from poultry slaughterhouses in South Korea. (deepdyve.com)
  • 2018
  • Learn about information security and risk management practices needed to complete the first domain of the 2018 Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) exam. (lynda.com)
  • excess risk
  • Excess risk was also observed among occupations in drilling/blasting, other mining/quarrying, mineral ore treating, excavating/grading/paving, truck driving, painting, bus driving and construction. (bmj.com)
  • If this plaque is more common and ultimately associated with incident CHD in this population, these findings may help explain some of the excess risk of CHD in this population. (medscape.com)
  • asset
  • Asset integrity, the RBPS element that helps ensure the equipment is properly designed, installed in accordance with specifications, and remains fit for use until it is retired, is one of the nine elements in the RBPS pillar of managing risk. (aiche.org)
  • In an Introduction to Asset Integrity and Reliability , the attributes of a risk-based management system for ensuring the integrity and reliability of critical equipment and safety systems are described. (aiche.org)
  • A comprehensive asset integrity management (AIM) program is essential to reducing risk of operations to as low as practicable. (aiche.org)
  • Using innovative quantitative techniques, the Macro Risk dataset provides users with scientific insight into the macro factors driving asset prices. (euronext.com)
  • concern
  • This means in effect that risks from certain nano scale substances could be addressed through REACH if they were identified as being substances of very high concern as defined in Article 57, for example as being persistent, bio accumulative and toxic (PBT) substances. (nanowerk.com)
  • potential
  • The fact that noncalcified plaque was associated with increased aging in the HIV[-infected] but not uninfected population provides potential insights into the underlying mechanisms. (medscape.com)
  • The emergence of Campylobacter contamination and antibiotic-resistant strains in food animals poses a potential risk to public health and should be regularly monitored for developing proper control measures. (deepdyve.com)
  • products
  • Interest in tobacco harm reduction strategies has raised the question of the comparative health risks of cigarette smoking and use of other tobacco products. (nih.gov)
  • Among expected high-risk industries, elevated risks were observed among workers in quarries/sand pits and construction industries for both sexes, and among males in metal mines, iron foundries, non-metallic mineral products industries and transportation industries. (bmj.com)
  • health
  • Health risks of smoking compared to Swedish snus. (nih.gov)
  • Adequate biodiversity provides us with many things including new genetic material for agriculture, medical discoveries, recreational opportunities and good mental health. (uwyo.edu)
  • better
  • In this 60-minute ioMosaic sponsored webinar, gain a better understanding of the risks associated with potentially unstable PRV installations. (aiche.org)