The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Binary classification measures to assess test results. Sensitivity or recall rate is the proportion of true positives. Specificity is the probability of correctly determining the absence of a condition. (From Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
The failure by the observer to measure or identify a phenomenon accurately, which results in an error. Sources for this may be due to the observer's missing an abnormality, or to faulty technique resulting in incorrect test measurement, or to misinterpretation of the data. Two varieties are inter-observer variation (the amount observers vary from one another when reporting on the same material) and intra-observer variation (the amount one observer varies between observations when reporting more than once on the same material).
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
A prediction of the probable outcome of a disease based on a individual's condition and the usual course of the disease as seen in similar situations.
A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.
In screening and diagnostic tests, the probability that a person with a positive test is a true positive (i.e., has the disease), is referred to as the predictive value of a positive test; whereas, the predictive value of a negative test is the probability that the person with a negative test does not have the disease. Predictive value is related to the sensitivity and specificity of the test.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
Computer-based representation of physical systems and phenomena such as chemical processes.
Pathologic processes that affect patients after a surgical procedure. They may or may not be related to the disease for which the surgery was done, and they may or may not be direct results of the surgery.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of biological processes or diseases. For disease models in living animals, DISEASE MODELS, ANIMAL is available. Biological models include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
The location of the atoms, groups or ions relative to one another in a molecule, as well as the number, type and location of covalent bonds.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
Descriptions of specific amino acid, carbohydrate, or nucleotide sequences which have appeared in the published literature and/or are deposited in and maintained by databanks such as GENBANK, European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL), National Biomedical Research Foundation (NBRF), or other sequence repositories.
The rate dynamics in chemical or physical systems.
A system for verifying and maintaining a desired level of quality in a product or process by careful planning, use of proper equipment, continued inspection, and corrective action as required. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Methods of creating machines and devices.
Studies to determine the advantages or disadvantages, practicability, or capability of accomplishing a projected plan, study, or project.
Studies determining the effectiveness or value of processes, personnel, and equipment, or the material on conducting such studies. For drugs and devices, CLINICAL TRIALS AS TOPIC; DRUG EVALUATION; and DRUG EVALUATION, PRECLINICAL are available.
Statistical formulations or analyses which, when applied to data and found to fit the data, are then used to verify the assumptions and parameters used in the analysis. Examples of statistical models are the linear model, binomial model, polynomial model, two-parameter model, etc.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of systems, processes, or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
A graphic means for assessing the ability of a screening test to discriminate between healthy and diseased persons; may also be used in other studies, e.g., distinguishing stimuli responses as to a faint stimuli or nonstimuli.
The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
The phenomenon whereby compounds whose molecules have the same number and kind of atoms and the same atomic arrangement, but differ in their spatial relationships. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
A repeat operation for the same condition in the same patient due to disease progression or recurrence, or as followup to failed previous surgery.
Liquid chromatographic techniques which feature high inlet pressures, high sensitivity, and high speed.
A series of steps taken in order to conduct research.
Procedures used to reconstruct, restore, or improve defective, damaged, or missing structures.
A set of statistical methods for analyzing the correlations among several variables in order to estimate the number of fundamental dimensions that underlie the observed data and to describe and measure those dimensions. It is used frequently in the development of scoring systems for rating scales and questionnaires.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Models used experimentally or theoretically to study molecular shape, electronic properties, or interactions; includes analogous molecules, computer-generated graphics, and mechanical structures.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Determination, by measurement or comparison with a standard, of the correct value of each scale reading on a meter or other measuring instrument; or determination of the settings of a control device that correspond to particular values of voltage, current, frequency or other output.
Substances that reduce the growth or reproduction of BACTERIA.
The qualitative or quantitative estimation of the likelihood of adverse effects that may result from exposure to specified health hazards or from the absence of beneficial influences. (Last, Dictionary of Epidemiology, 1988)
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
Small-scale tests of methods and procedures to be used on a larger scale if the pilot study demonstrates that these methods and procedures can work.
The order of amino acids as they occur in a polypeptide chain. This is referred to as the primary structure of proteins. It is of fundamental importance in determining PROTEIN CONFORMATION.
A class of statistical procedures for estimating the survival function (function of time, starting with a population 100% well at a given time and providing the percentage of the population still well at later times). The survival analysis is then used for making inferences about the effects of treatments, prognostic factors, exposures, and other covariates on the function.
The surgical cutting of a bone. (Dorland, 28th ed)
A technique of inputting two-dimensional images into a computer and then enhancing or analyzing the imagery into a form that is more useful to the human observer.
Measurable and quantifiable biological parameters (e.g., specific enzyme concentration, specific hormone concentration, specific gene phenotype distribution in a population, presence of biological substances) which serve as indices for health- and physiology-related assessments, such as disease risk, psychiatric disorders, environmental exposure and its effects, disease diagnosis, metabolic processes, substance abuse, pregnancy, cell line development, epidemiologic studies, etc.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
The process of generating three-dimensional images by electronic, photographic, or other methods. For example, three-dimensional images can be generated by assembling multiple tomographic images with the aid of a computer, while photographic 3-D images (HOLOGRAPHY) can be made by exposing film to the interference pattern created when two laser light sources shine on an object.
The return of a sign, symptom, or disease after a remission.
Tongues of skin and subcutaneous tissue, sometimes including muscle, cut away from the underlying parts but often still attached at one end. They retain their own microvasculature which is also transferred to the new site. They are often used in plastic surgery for filling a defect in a neighboring region.
The normality of a solution with respect to HYDROGEN ions; H+. It is related to acidity measurements in most cases by pH = log 1/2[1/(H+)], where (H+) is the hydrogen ion concentration in gram equivalents per liter of solution. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
The property of objects that determines the direction of heat flow when they are placed in direct thermal contact. The temperature is the energy of microscopic motions (vibrational and translational) of the particles of atoms.
The proportion of survivors in a group, e.g., of patients, studied and followed over a period, or the proportion of persons in a specified group alive at the beginning of a time interval who survive to the end of the interval. It is often studied using life table methods.
Procedures for finding the mathematical function which best describes the relationship between a dependent variable and one or more independent variables. In linear regression (see LINEAR MODELS) the relationship is constrained to be a straight line and LEAST-SQUARES ANALYSIS is used to determine the best fit. In logistic regression (see LOGISTIC MODELS) the dependent variable is qualitative rather than continuously variable and LIKELIHOOD FUNCTIONS are used to find the best relationship. In multiple regression, the dependent variable is considered to depend on more than a single independent variable.
Spectroscopic method of measuring the magnetic moment of elementary particles such as atomic nuclei, protons or electrons. It is employed in clinical applications such as NMR Tomography (MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING).
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of chemical processes or phenomena; includes the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
A basis of value established for the measure of quantity, weight, extent or quality, e.g. weight standards, standard solutions, methods, techniques, and procedures used in diagnosis and therapy.
A clear, odorless, tasteless liquid that is essential for most animal and plant life and is an excellent solvent for many substances. The chemical formula is hydrogen oxide (H2O). (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
The sequence of PURINES and PYRIMIDINES in nucleic acids and polynucleotides. It is also called nucleotide sequence.
Sequential operating programs and data which instruct the functioning of a digital computer.
The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.
The measurement of the health status for a given population using a variety of indices, including morbidity, mortality, and available health resources.
Research aimed at assessing the quality and effectiveness of health care as measured by the attainment of a specified end result or outcome. Measures include parameters such as improved health, lowered morbidity or mortality, and improvement of abnormal states (such as elevated blood pressure).
Works about pre-planned studies of the safety, efficacy, or optimum dosage schedule (if appropriate) of one or more diagnostic, therapeutic, or prophylactic drugs, devices, or techniques selected according to predetermined criteria of eligibility and observed for predefined evidence of favorable and unfavorable effects. This concept includes clinical trials conducted both in the U.S. and in other countries.
The relationship between the chemical structure of a compound and its biological or pharmacological activity. Compounds are often classed together because they have structural characteristics in common including shape, size, stereochemical arrangement, and distribution of functional groups.
A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)
Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.
New abnormal growth of tissue. Malignant neoplasms show a greater degree of anaplasia and have the properties of invasion and metastasis, compared to benign neoplasms.
Statistical models in which the value of a parameter for a given value of a factor is assumed to be equal to a + bx, where a and b are constants. The models predict a linear regression.
The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.
Application of statistical procedures to analyze specific observed or assumed facts from a particular study.
The grafting of bone from a donor site to a recipient site.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
The facilitation of a chemical reaction by material (catalyst) that is not consumed by the reaction.
The branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of the beautiful. It includes beauty, esthetic experience, esthetic judgment, esthetic aspects of medicine, etc.
The treatment of a disease or condition by several different means simultaneously or sequentially. Chemoimmunotherapy, RADIOIMMUNOTHERAPY, chemoradiotherapy, cryochemotherapy, and SALVAGE THERAPY are seen most frequently, but their combinations with each other and surgery are also used.
A chemical element having an atomic weight of 106.4, atomic number of 46, and the symbol Pd. It is a white, ductile metal resembling platinum, and following it in abundance and importance of applications. It is used in dentistry in the form of gold, silver, and copper alloys.
The chemical and physical integrity of a pharmaceutical product.
Commercially prepared reagent sets, with accessory devices, containing all of the major components and literature necessary to perform one or more designated diagnostic tests or procedures. They may be for laboratory or personal use.
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
Substances used for the detection, identification, analysis, etc. of chemical, biological, or pathologic processes or conditions. Indicators are substances that change in physical appearance, e.g., color, at or approaching the endpoint of a chemical titration, e.g., on the passage between acidity and alkalinity. Reagents are substances used for the detection or determination of another substance by chemical or microscopical means, especially analysis. Types of reagents are precipitants, solvents, oxidizers, reducers, fluxes, and colorimetric reagents. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed, p301, p499)
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Determination of the degree of a physical, mental, or emotional handicap. The diagnosis is applied to legal qualification for benefits and income under disability insurance and to eligibility for Social Security and workmen's compensation benefits.
Clarity or sharpness of OCULAR VISION or the ability of the eye to see fine details. Visual acuity depends on the functions of RETINA, neuronal transmission, and the interpretative ability of the brain. Normal visual acuity is expressed as 20/20 indicating that one can see at 20 feet what should normally be seen at that distance. Visual acuity can also be influenced by brightness, color, and contrast.
The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.
The evaluation of incidents involving the loss of function of a device. These evaluations are used for a variety of purposes such as to determine the failure rates, the causes of failures, costs of failures, and the reliability and maintainability of devices.
Implantable fracture fixation devices attached to bone fragments with screws to bridge the fracture gap and shield the fracture site from stress as bone heals. (UMDNS, 1999)
The interaction of two or more persons or organizations directed toward a common goal which is mutually beneficial. An act or instance of working or acting together for a common purpose or benefit, i.e., joint action. (From Random House Dictionary Unabridged, 2d ed)
Theoretical construct used in applied mathematics to analyze certain situations in which there is an interplay between parties that may have similar, opposed, or mixed interests. In a typical game, decision-making "players," who each have their own goals, try to gain advantage over the other parties by anticipating each other's decisions; the game is finally resolved as a consequence of the players' decisions.
Domesticated bovine animals of the genus Bos, usually kept on a farm or ranch and used for the production of meat or dairy products or for heavy labor.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
Electric conductors through which electric currents enter or leave a medium, whether it be an electrolytic solution, solid, molten mass, gas, or vacuum.
A set of techniques used when variation in several variables has to be studied simultaneously. In statistics, multivariate analysis is interpreted as any analytic method that allows simultaneous study of two or more dependent variables.
In vitro method for producing large amounts of specific DNA or RNA fragments of defined length and sequence from small amounts of short oligonucleotide flanking sequences (primers). The essential steps include thermal denaturation of the double-stranded target molecules, annealing of the primers to their complementary sequences, and extension of the annealed primers by enzymatic synthesis with DNA polymerase. The reaction is efficient, specific, and extremely sensitive. Uses for the reaction include disease diagnosis, detection of difficult-to-isolate pathogens, mutation analysis, genetic testing, DNA sequencing, and analyzing evolutionary relationships.
Tumors or cancer of the human BREAST.
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
The restriction of a characteristic behavior, anatomical structure or physical system, such as immune response; metabolic response, or gene or gene variant to the members of one species. It refers to that property which differentiates one species from another but it is also used for phylogenetic levels higher or lower than the species.
Disease having a short and relatively severe course.
Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.
Voluntary cooperation of the patient in following a prescribed regimen.
The giving of drugs, chemicals, or other substances by mouth.
The domestic dog, Canis familiaris, comprising about 400 breeds, of the carnivore family CANIDAE. They are worldwide in distribution and live in association with people. (Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, p1065)
Consideration and concern for others, as opposed to self-love or egoism, which can be a motivating influence.
The deductive study of shape, quantity, and dependence. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Concentration or quantity that is derived from the smallest measure that can be detected with reasonable certainty for a given analytical procedure.
A statistical means of summarizing information from a series of measurements on one individual. It is frequently used in clinical pharmacology where the AUC from serum levels can be interpreted as the total uptake of whatever has been administered. As a plot of the concentration of a drug against time, after a single dose of medicine, producing a standard shape curve, it is a means of comparing the bioavailability of the same drug made by different companies. (From Winslade, Dictionary of Clinical Research, 1992)
Linear POLYPEPTIDES that are synthesized on RIBOSOMES and may be further modified, crosslinked, cleaved, or assembled into complex proteins with several subunits. The specific sequence of AMINO ACIDS determines the shape the polypeptide will take, during PROTEIN FOLDING, and the function of the protein.
A species of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria (GRAM-NEGATIVE FACULTATIVELY ANAEROBIC RODS) commonly found in the lower part of the intestine of warm-blooded animals. It is usually nonpathogenic, but some strains are known to produce DIARRHEA and pyogenic infections. Pathogenic strains (virotypes) are classified by their specific pathogenic mechanisms such as toxins (ENTEROTOXIGENIC ESCHERICHIA COLI), etc.
A multistage process that includes cloning, physical mapping, subcloning, determination of the DNA SEQUENCE, and information analysis.
A rigorously mathematical analysis of energy relationships (heat, work, temperature, and equilibrium). It describes systems whose states are determined by thermal parameters, such as temperature, in addition to mechanical and electromagnetic parameters. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 12th ed)
Chemistry dealing with the composition and preparation of agents having PHARMACOLOGIC ACTIONS or diagnostic use.
Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.
A technique using antibodies for identifying or quantifying a substance. Usually the substance being studied serves as antigen both in antibody production and in measurement of antibody by the test substance.
Conversion from one language to another language.
Artificial substitutes for body parts, and materials inserted into tissue for functional, cosmetic, or therapeutic purposes. Prostheses can be functional, as in the case of artificial arms and legs, or cosmetic, as in the case of an artificial eye. Implants, all surgically inserted or grafted into the body, tend to be used therapeutically. IMPLANTS, EXPERIMENTAL is available for those used experimentally.
The science and art of collecting, summarizing, and analyzing data that are subject to random variation. The term is also applied to the data themselves and to the summarization of the data.
Liquids that dissolve other substances (solutes), generally solids, without any change in chemical composition, as, water containing sugar. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
An immunoassay utilizing an antibody labeled with an enzyme marker such as horseradish peroxidase. While either the enzyme or the antibody is bound to an immunosorbent substrate, they both retain their biologic activity; the change in enzyme activity as a result of the enzyme-antibody-antigen reaction is proportional to the concentration of the antigen and can be measured spectrophotometrically or with the naked eye. Many variations of the method have been developed.
Surgery performed on the nervous system or its parts.
Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.
A group of pathological conditions characterized by sudden, non-convulsive loss of neurological function due to BRAIN ISCHEMIA or INTRACRANIAL HEMORRHAGES. Stroke is classified by the type of tissue NECROSIS, such as the anatomic location, vasculature involved, etiology, age of the affected individual, and hemorrhagic vs. non-hemorrhagic nature. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, pp777-810)
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Therapy with two or more separate preparations given for a combined effect.
Products resulting from the conversion of one language to another.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.
Controlled operation of an apparatus, process, or system by mechanical or electronic devices that take the place of human organs of observation, effort, and decision. (From Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 1993)
A class of compounds of the type R-M, where a C atom is joined directly to any other element except H, C, N, O, F, Cl, Br, I, or At. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
A verbal or nonverbal means of communicating ideas or feelings.
Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.
Substances that inhibit or prevent the proliferation of NEOPLASMS.
Any of various animals that constitute the family Suidae and comprise stout-bodied, short-legged omnivorous mammals with thick skin, usually covered with coarse bristles, a rather long mobile snout, and small tail. Included are the genera Babyrousa, Phacochoerus (wart hogs), and Sus, the latter containing the domestic pig (see SUS SCROFA).
A hinge joint connecting the FOREARM to the ARM.
Endoscopic examination, therapy and surgery of the joint.
The species Oryctolagus cuniculus, in the family Leporidae, order LAGOMORPHA. Rabbits are born in burrows, furless, and with eyes and ears closed. In contrast with HARES, rabbits have 22 chromosome pairs.
A characteristic feature of enzyme activity in relation to the kind of substrate on which the enzyme or catalytic molecule reacts.
The use of two or more chemicals simultaneously or sequentially in the drug therapy of neoplasms. The drugs need not be in the same dosage form.
Time schedule for administration of a drug in order to achieve optimum effectiveness and convenience.
A systematic statement of policy rules or principles. Guidelines may be developed by government agencies at any level, institutions, professional societies, governing boards, or by convening expert panels. The text may be cursive or in outline form but is generally a comprehensive guide to problems and approaches in any field of activity. For guidelines in the field of health care and clinical medicine, PRACTICE GUIDELINES AS TOPIC is available.
The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.
The parts of a macromolecule that directly participate in its specific combination with another molecule.
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
A plan for collecting and utilizing data so that desired information can be obtained with sufficient precision or so that an hypothesis can be tested properly.
A field of biology concerned with the development of techniques for the collection and manipulation of biological data, and the use of such data to make biological discoveries or predictions. This field encompasses all computational methods and theories for solving biological problems including manipulation of models and datasets.
Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.
A surgical operation for the relief of pressure in a body compartment or on a body part. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
One of the three domains of life (the others being Eukarya and ARCHAEA), also called Eubacteria. They are unicellular prokaryotic microorganisms which generally possess rigid cell walls, multiply by cell division, and exhibit three principal forms: round or coccal, rodlike or bacillary, and spiral or spirochetal. Bacteria can be classified by their response to OXYGEN: aerobic, anaerobic, or facultatively anaerobic; by the mode by which they obtain their energy: chemotrophy (via chemical reaction) or PHOTOTROPHY (via light reaction); for chemotrophs by their source of chemical energy: CHEMOLITHOTROPHY (from inorganic compounds) or chemoorganotrophy (from organic compounds); and by their source for CARBON; NITROGEN; etc.; HETEROTROPHY (from organic sources) or AUTOTROPHY (from CARBON DIOXIDE). They can also be classified by whether or not they stain (based on the structure of their CELL WALLS) with CRYSTAL VIOLET dye: gram-negative or gram-positive.
Works about clinical trials that involve at least one test treatment and one control treatment, concurrent enrollment and follow-up of the test- and control-treated groups, and in which the treatments to be administered are selected by a random process, such as the use of a random-numbers table.
Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.
Concentrated pharmaceutical preparations of plants obtained by removing active constituents with a suitable solvent, which is evaporated away, and adjusting the residue to a prescribed standard.
A fracture in which the bone is splintered or crushed. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Malfunction of implantation shunts, valves, etc., and prosthesis loosening, migration, and breaking.
The study of chance processes or the relative frequency characterizing a chance process.
The process of making a selective intellectual judgment when presented with several complex alternatives consisting of several variables, and usually defining a course of action or an idea.
A country in western Europe bordered by the Atlantic Ocean, the English Channel, the Mediterranean Sea, and the countries of Belgium, Germany, Italy, Spain, Switzerland, the principalities of Andorra and Monaco, and by the duchy of Luxembourg. Its capital is Paris.
Method of analyzing chemicals using automation.
The testing of materials and devices, especially those used for PROSTHESES AND IMPLANTS; SUTURES; TISSUE ADHESIVES; etc., for hardness, strength, durability, safety, efficacy, and biocompatibility.
The application of scientific knowledge or technology to pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry. It includes methods, techniques, and instrumentation in the manufacture, preparation, compounding, dispensing, packaging, and storing of drugs and other preparations used in diagnostic and determinative procedures, and in the treatment of patients.
Solid dosage forms, of varying weight, size, and shape, which may be molded or compressed, and which contain a medicinal substance in pure or diluted form. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The characteristic 3-dimensional shape of a protein, including the secondary, supersecondary (motifs), tertiary (domains) and quaternary structure of the peptide chain. PROTEIN STRUCTURE, QUATERNARY describes the conformation assumed by multimeric proteins (aggregates of more than one polypeptide chain).
Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.
A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.
Techniques for securing together the edges of a wound, with loops of thread or similar materials (SUTURES).
An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.
Activities and programs intended to assure or improve the quality of care in either a defined medical setting or a program. The concept includes the assessment or evaluation of the quality of care; identification of problems or shortcomings in the delivery of care; designing activities to overcome these deficiencies; and follow-up monitoring to ensure effectiveness of corrective steps.
Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.
The process in which substances, either endogenous or exogenous, bind to proteins, peptides, enzymes, protein precursors, or allied compounds. Specific protein-binding measures are often used as assays in diagnostic assessments.
Relating to the size of solids.
Antibodies produced by a single clone of cells.
Preclinical testing of drugs in experimental animals or in vitro for their biological and toxic effects and potential clinical applications.
The ability of a substance to be dissolved, i.e. to form a solution with another substance. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
Devices or objects in various imaging techniques used to visualize or enhance visualization by simulating conditions encountered in the procedure. Phantoms are used very often in procedures employing or measuring x-irradiation or radioactive material to evaluate performance. Phantoms often have properties similar to human tissue. Water demonstrates absorbing properties similar to normal tissue, hence water-filled phantoms are used to map radiation levels. Phantoms are used also as teaching aids to simulate real conditions with x-ray or ultrasonic machines. (From Iturralde, Dictionary and Handbook of Nuclear Medicine and Clinical Imaging, 1990)
Appraisal of one's own personal qualities or traits.
The determination of the pattern of genes expressed at the level of GENETIC TRANSCRIPTION, under specific circumstances or in a specific cell.
Any liquid or solid preparation made specifically for the growth, storage, or transport of microorganisms or other types of cells. The variety of media that exist allow for the culturing of specific microorganisms and cell types, such as differential media, selective media, test media, and defined media. Solid media consist of liquid media that have been solidified with an agent such as AGAR or GELATIN.
Theoretical representations that simulate the behavior or activity of genetic processes or phenomena. They include the use of mathematical equations, computers, and other electronic equipment.
Synthetic or natural materials, other than DRUGS, that are used to replace or repair any body TISSUES or bodily function.
Drugs intended for human or veterinary use, presented in their finished dosage form. Included here are materials used in the preparation and/or formulation of the finished dosage form.
A set of statistical methods used to group variables or observations into strongly inter-related subgroups. In epidemiology, it may be used to analyze a closely grouped series of events or cases of disease or other health-related phenomenon with well-defined distribution patterns in relation to time or place or both.
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International legislation has been established to deal with the global distribution and management of dangerous goods.[177][178 ... a b Daly, H. & J. Cobb (1989). For the Common Good: Redirecting the Economy Toward Community, the Environment and a Sustainable ... better risk-management, b) increased efficiency through reduced waste and resource use, c) better product differentiation, d) ... "Goal 3: Good health and well-being". UNDP. Archived from the original on 28 September 2015. Retrieved 28 September 2015.. ...
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van der Linde, Peter; Hintze, Naomi A. (1978). Time Bomb: LNG: The truth about our newest and most dangerous energy source. ... However, over the next 15 years new research on low-temperature alloys, and better insulation materials, set the stage for a ... with net-back as the best estimation for prices.[citation needed]. ...
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Yamada discuss whats best for Chi.. 100. "Chi Begs". Transcription: "Chi, kongan suru" (Japanese: チー、懇願する。). September 18, 2008 ... Yamada undertakes the dangerous mission of clipping Chi's claws.. 29. "Chi Prevents From Leaving". Transcription: "Chi, ... Yamada compete as to who understands Chi the best.. 74. "Chi Leaps". Transcription: "Chi, tobitsuku" (Japanese: チー、飛びつく。). ... The opening theme is "Home is the best!" Ouchi ga ichiban (おうちがいちばん) by Satomi Kōrogi. ...
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Scandium is mostly dangerous in the working environment, due to the fact that damps and gases can be inhaled with air. This can ... However, lutetium suits the previous elements better in several other properties, such as melting[50] and boiling points.[51] ...
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"Best Sellers: 4 June 1995". The New York Times Book Review. 4 June 1995. Retrieved 10 September 2014.. ... Gear JH, Ryan J, Rossouw E (February 1978). "A consideration of the diagnosis of dangerous infectious fevers in South Africa". ... Richard Preston's 1995 best-selling book, The Hot Zone, dramatised the Ebola outbreak in Reston, Virginia.[231][232][233] ... Ebola medics 'better trained in Sierra Leone than Spain' The Telegraph, by Fiona Govan, 11 October 2014 ...
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The result of the process is a more complex and better integrated personality. ... to emphasize the dangerous nature of human life".[17] Inside these rings lie the walls of the mandala palace itself, ...
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2016: Naval Long Service and Good Conduct Medal (1848)[117]. Commonwealth[edit]. *1990: New Zealand 1990 Commemoration Medal[ ... "Prince Andrew Talks of His Dangerous Falklands Experiences". MercoPress. 12 June 2001.. ... "Britain Gasps as Prince Andrew Picks a Date He'd Best Not Bring Home to Mum". People Magazine. 25 October 1982.. ... the UK's premier organisation for promoting trade and good relations with the Middle East, North Africa, Turkey and Iran.[37] ...
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  • You are responsible for the packaging, labelling and documentation of your Dangerous Goods shipments, which must comply with IATA regulations. (
  • TDGR (Transport of Dangerous Goods Regulations) as prescribed by the Dangerous Goods Transportation Act (1992). (
  • UPS does not offer shippers any formal consultative services relating to Dangerous Goods regulations. (
  • Countries that have signed the ADR agreement are required to comply with the regulations for transporting dangerous goods on the ground in Europe. (
  • Dangerous goods air packages must be prepared in accordance with the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous goods by Air, which the International Air Transport Association (IATA) uses as the basis for their Dangerous Goods Regulations. (
  • Regardless of the global destination, all dangerous goods packages transported in the air must comply with the IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations. (
  • The Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) is an area under strict regulations in Quebec and Canada. (
  • For instance, the International Civil Aviation Organization has developed dangerous goods regulations for air transport of hazardous materials that are based upon the UN model but modified to accommodate unique aspects of air transport. (
  • Individual airline and governmental requirements are incorporated with this by the International Air Transport Association to produce the widely used IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations (DGR). (
  • The Intergovernmental Organisation for International Carriage by Rail has developed the regulations concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Rail ("RID", part of the Convention concerning International Carriage by Rail). (
  • Many individual nations have also structured their dangerous goods transportation regulations to harmonize with the UN model in organization as well as in specific requirements. (
  • The rules involving the transport of dangerous goods are complex and each mode of transport, i.e. road, rail or inland waterway, has its own set of regulations. (
  • All the various sets of regulations are based upon "Recommendations on the transport of Dangerous Goods - Model Regulations", known as "The Orange Book," issued by the United Nations Committee of Experts on the Transportation of Dangerous Goods and the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labeling. (
  • Posten Norge AS complies with the classification of substances in accordance with the current edition of the ADR (European Agreement Concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road) regulations, which are also a part of the Norwegian regulations relating to the carriage of dangerous goods by road. (
  • If you are sending ADR-packed goods as a limited amount, it is important that these are packed in accordance with Chapter 3.4 of the ADR regulations. (
  • Up until around August 2000 the responsibility of the transportation and handling of Dangerous Goods was with the Department of Health under Hazardous Chemicals Regulation of the Occupational Health and Safety Act and regulations as prescribed within the Hazardous Substance Act (15 of 1973). (
  • There are more than 3600 dangerous goods listed in the transportation of Dangerous Goods Act , and the regulations that govern them are quite complex. (
  • To be shipped by air, dangerous goods require special treatment and additional declarations according to International Air Transport Association (IATA) regulations. (
  • 1. 1.g.2 These Regulations do not apply to the transport of: (a) Dangerous goods that are required for the propulsion of the means of transport or the operation of its specialised equipment during transport (e. packaged for retail sale. (
  • but only to identify the action itself.1.1 and organic peroxides of Division 5.1 These Regulations prescribe detailed requirements applicable to the transport of dangerous goods. (
  • 1. the safety of persons and protection of property and the environment are assured when these Regulations are complied with.8 Transport of dangerous goods used as a coolant or conditioner Dangerous goods. (
  • the activity of which does not exceed one tenth of that listed in Table 2.5 Exceptions for dangerous goods packed in limited quantities Certain dangerous goods packed in limited quantities are exempted from certain requirements of these regulations subject to the conditions laid down in Chapter 3.2 Dangerous goods forbidden from transport (
  • Portable electronic devices containing non-spillable batteries, batteries must meet IATA Dangerous Goods Regulations Special Provision A67 and must not have voltage exceeding 12 volts and a watt hour rating not exceeding 100 watt hours. (
  • With offices around the world, we combine global buying power with knowledge of local markets and their regulations regarding the transport of dangerous goods. (
  • As a seller on Amazon, you must ensure that your products comply with all dangerous goods regulations. (
  • Prominent regulatory frameworks for the transportation of dangerous goods include the United Nations Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, ICAO's Technical Instructions, IATA's Dangerous Goods Regulations and the IMO's International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code. (
  • The multitude of dangerous goods regimes across the world and the complexity of dangerous goods classifications and regulations render compliance a particularly difficult task. (
  • Gases are defined by dangerous goods regulations as substances which have a vapour pressure of 300 kPa or greater at 50°c or which are completely gaseous at 20°c at standard atmospheric pressure, and items containing these substances. (
  • Today, with more than 1.4 million DG shipments being made daily in the U.S. and a greater number of goods now classified as hazardous, that risk has multiplied exponentially - and so have rules and regulations. (
  • World Courier's specialized one- or two-day Dangerous Goods (DG) Training Course is devoted exclusively to the shipping of pharmaceutical Class 6.2 (infectious substances) and Class 9 (dry ice) substances as identified under IATA's current Dangerous Goods Regulations directive. (
  • It applies the European Agreements on the international transport of dangerous goods by road (ADR) and inland waterways (ADN), and the Regulations concerning the international carriage of dangerous goods by rail (RID). (
  • Dangerous Goods Storage is required for WHS regulations state that Dangerous Goods such as flammable & combustible liquids and toxic substances must be stored and contained separately to reduce the risk of fire spreading quickly. (
  • The prosecution for the dangerous goods found in Amazon UK Services Ltd shipments was brought by the CAA under the Air Navigation ( Dangerous Goods ) Regulations 2002. (
  • In order to offer dangerous goods to an operator, all shippers must be trained on IATA regulations. (
  • Therefore, their carriage is strictly controlled by International Dangerous Goods Regulations, which specify the conditions under which dangerous goods can be transported without risking the safety of people and property. (
  • Dangerous goods refer to the articles or substances listed in the Dangerous Goods Regulations or classified according to the Regulations that can harm health, endanger safety, and cause property loss or environmental pollution. (
  • Dangerous goods subordinate to the categories of dangerous goods (excluding explosives, toxic gases, infectious substances, etc.) , with the capacity in both internal and external packaging containers lower than the allowable capacity of the dangerous goods stipulated in the regulations. (
  • It examines the IATA dangerous goods regulations, and provides a systematic approach in preparing for a hazardous shipment in air transport. (
  • This course examines the IATA dangerous goods regulations, and updates the participants with the latest technical, procedural and company policy changes. (
  • The others are those concerning genetically modified organisms (GMOs) , animal experimentation , good laboratory practices , and directives or regulations controlling products . (
  • Some goods may only be carried in the aircraft if they comply with certain transport regulations. (
  • Some goods, such as explosives and poisons, are clearly dangerous. (
  • Tasers) containing dangerous goods such as explosives, compressed gases, lithium batteries, etc. are forbidden in carry-on luggage or checked luggage. (
  • DGI are proficient in handling explosives, Class 1 Dangerous Goods. (
  • May contain explosives (flares), flammable liquids (gasoline), flammable gas (propane, camping gas) or other dangerous goods. (
  • Also included are physical conditions such as compressed gases and liquids or hot materials, including all goods containing such materials or chemicals, or may have other characteristics that render them hazardous in specific circumstances. (
  • In the maritime industry, they are primarily developed for analysis of the risks for the industry in general and in particular for maritime transport of bulk dangerous cargoes such as oil, oil products, liquefied gases and other bulk liquid chemicals. (
  • See the full breakdown of where we can ship dangerous goods, dry ice and lithium batteries to. (
  • Certain lithium batteries may not qualify for UPS dangerous goods service. (
  • Items such as electronic cigarettes, barometers, mercury thermometers and lithium batteries, cannot be carried as permitted checked baggage, as they are considered dangerous. (
  • Amazon announced it will introduce a new fee for sellers using its Fulfillment by Amazon program and who want to store and fulfill "dangerous" items like aerosols and lithium-ion batteries. (
  • Amazon announced on its seller forum last Wednesday that it will be introducing a new fee for "dangerous" items like aerosol cans and lithium-ion batteries that sellers send to Amazon warehouses. (
  • Amazon has a full list of items it considers "dangerous," which mostly consists of items that are "flammable or pressurized aerosol substances and items that contain lithium-ion batteries. (
  • Some goods which are classified as hazardous materials may surprise you, such as aerosols, perfume or anything containing lithium batteries - like phones or laptops. (
  • Smiths Detection, a leading detection and security company, has launched iCMORE detection algorithms for lithium batteries and dangerous goods for use by its HI-SCAN 10080 XCT scanner, becoming its first explosive-detection system (EDS) to offer these options. (
  • With iCMORE, Smiths Detection can now reliably and accurately detect potentially dangerous lithium batteries, alongside other dangerous goods, across both its conventional X-ray and its EDS technologies. (
  • The iCMORE lithium batteries and dangerous goods algorithms are complementary adaptions to existing screening technology. (
  • Rechargeable and non-rechargeable lithium batteries - which power everyday devices such as smartphones, tablets, cameras, laptops and power banks - are classified as dangerous goods by the air-transportation industry because of their ability to ignite during flights. (
  • The iCMORE modules for both lithium batteries and dangerous goods further enhance the HI-SCAN 10080 XCT, streamlining the hold-baggage and air-cargo screening process without burdening operators. (
  • ALPA pilots, led by First Officer Mark Rogers, ALPA's director of Dangerous Goods Programs, have aggressively campaigned to enhance the safety of shipping lithium batteries on aircraft as part of our long-standing commitment to 'One Level of Safety and Security' across the airline industry. (
  • The 2009-2010 ICAO Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air incorporated revisions to requirements for the transport of lithium batteries. (
  • Note: See definitions of 'dangerous goods in excepted quantities' and 'excepted packages of radioactive material' in Part 2, Definitions . (
  • FedEx IATA member is a world leader in the shipping of Dangerous Goods and one of the few express international companies that offers an express delivery service to key European, North American and Asian markets. (
  • Shipping biological substances in Category B requires adherence to specific IATA and ADR marking and packaging requirements, but there are no required dangerous goods documents. (
  • See the IATA website's " Passenger Corner " for a complete list of forbidden goods. (
  • Although they may be "empty", drums, tanks or other containers which once held dangerous goods (usually flammable liquids) are still considered hazardous and are subject to regulation. (
  • May contain items meeting any of criteria for dangerous goods, particularly flammable liquids, flammable solids, oxidizers, organic peroxides, toxic or corrosive substances. (
  • Cryogenic liquids are dangerous because they might destroy human skin tissue on contact, and when spilled, they could cause suffocation in confined spaces. (
  • May contain items meeting any of the criteria for dangerous goods including flammable liquids such as solvent based paint, adhesives, polishes, aerosols (for passengers, those not permitted under DGR 2.3), bleach, corrosive oven or drain cleaners, ammunition, matches, etc. (
  • The listed of prohibited goods was adapted to include powders or similar substances alongside the current limitations for liquids (max. (
  • Shipments requiring dangerous goods shipping documents are accepted only from contract shippers for transport within the UPS dangerous goods service area. (
  • A generic Dangerous Goods Shipping Document is available here for those shippers who do not have one - please click here to download. (
  • For air shipments, a Shippers Declaration of Dangerous Goods is required, which has a specific form and format. (
  • The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) in Australia mandates ALL shippers of Dangerous Goods must be trained. (
  • Goods in commercial quantities must be transported as cargo . (
  • When you are sending only small quantities of products classified as dangerous goods: pack them carefully and add the required markings to the item, and we will deliver it to your customer in a similar manner as normal parcels. (
  • SANS 10232-1: 2007: This code includes details of new placarding requirements for vehicles transporting dangerous goods and the individual or substance exempt quantities and the compatibility requirements of mixed loads. (
  • Some dangerous goods items are permitted without documentation in limited quantities. (
  • Also note that some classes of dangerous goods, even in limited quantities, will be rejected by Amazon. (
  • Labelmaster's Dangerous Goods in Excepted Quantities Labels are required when air shipping hazmat goods in the U.S. and around the world. (
  • classification and certification of dangerous goods, training of drivers, relevant documents to be carried by the driver, dangerous good inspectors, powers and duties of traffic officers in respect of dangerous good regulation and dealing with incidents and crashes involving dangerous goods transportation. (
  • Regulatory frameworks incorporate comprehensive classification systems of hazards to provide a taxonomy of dangerous goods. (
  • The following introduces the classification of some dangerous goods . (
  • Council Directive 67/548/EEC on the testing, classification, packaging and labelling of chemicals which are dangerous to man and the environment. (
  • The directive lists 14 categories for the classification of dangerous substances according to their physico-chemical or toxicological properties. (
  • The classifications for dangerous goods can be found below. (
  • As a sender, you must know the VAK (TDG) dangerous goods (TDG) classifications of your products and understand that you are responsible for packing and labeling thin accordance with the classifications and for providing the transport company with the correct transport information. (
  • Dangerous goods (also called hazmat) are substances or materials that may pose a risk during storing, handling, or transporting because they contain flammable, pressurized, corrosive, or otherwise harmful substances. (
  • Such as aircraft parts, may contain dangerous goods as an integral part, e.g. chemical oxygen generators in a passenger service unit (PSU), compressed gas, flammable liquid, corrosive material, magnetized material, etc. (
  • clarifies or modifies existing provisions in the Dangerous Goods Rule for the purpose of aiding compliance. (
  • Being able to identify you have dangerous goods is the first step in compliance. (
  • If approved for the program, you can send additional dangerous goods in compliance with the program's terms and conditions . (
  • There has always been some degree of risk involved in transporting dangerous goods (DG)/hazmat, with the responsibility for compliance typically assigned solely to the compliance or shipping department. (
  • Numerous businesses have begun to take steps toward integrating DG compliance best practices into their corporate culture. (
  • Certain dangerous goods that pose risks even when not being transported are known as hazardous materials (syllabically abbreviated as HAZMAT or hazmat). (
  • Dangerous Goods-HazMat Group", a Yahoo-hosted global network for discussion of dangerous goods and hazardous materials storage and handling issues. (
  • For detailed information about these documents, visit Dangerous goods required information and documentation (hazmat) . (
  • For more information on dangerous goods, see Dangerous goods required information and documentation (hazmat) . (
  • Dangerous Goods are articles or substances that are capable of posing a risk to health, safety, property or the environment when transported. (
  • Dangerous goods are articles or substances which are capable of endangering the aircraft or persons on board. (
  • The objective of this regulation is to promote safety in the transportation of dangerous goods by road, rail, sea or air. (
  • It includes details of Hazchem markings on the orange coloured plate of road and rail vehicles, registered in Britain, carrying dangerous goods in bulk or in tanks on domestic journeys. (
  • This Directive establishes rules for the safe transport of dangerous goods between EU countries by road, rail, and waterway. (
  • The purposes of this symposium were to provide an international forum to present the latest information on pressure relief devices (PRD) and fire protection systems used on dangerous goods tanks ranging in size from small cylinders to rail tank cars, and to discuss new approaches to tank fire protection. (
  • Although the screening of dangerous goods is not yet mandatory in hold-baggage and air-cargo screening, the increased level of safety for passengers, staff and assets is a key driver for the implementation of this technology. (
  • The Dangerous Goods screen shows you detailed information about your hazardous cargo. (
  • This field indicates that your dangerous cargo is shipped as 'Limited Quantity' according to IMDG-Code chapter 3.1. (
  • We've spent decades arranging cargo charters to transport dangerous goods and hazardous materials around the world quickly and efficiently. (
  • Our expert cargo team assists in all stages of the process, from the permits and diplomatic clearances needed for dangerous goods shipments to on-the-ground flight representation. (
  • Need a cargo aircraft charter for Dangerous Goods or Hazardous Materials? (
  • We are delighted to add TrainingTeams excellent range of courses to our existing portfolio, and to strengthen FTAs offering in the air cargo security and dangerous goods training market. (
  • FedEx has a team of highly trained specialists to provide you with the necessary support and advice to ensure that your Dangerous Goods shipment arrives safely and reliably. (
  • Ship Dangerous Goods with FedEx International Priority® (shipment up to 68kg per package) or with FedEx International Priority® Freight (shipment between 68kg and 1,000kg per item) or contact FedEx Customer Service for further service options. (
  • If you're not sure whether your shipment is classified as dangerous goods, ask the manufacturer or supplier for a Safety Data Sheet (SDS). (
  • Read on for more information on what counts as dangerous goods and what you can do to ensure your shipment is safe and compliant. (
  • The Dangerous Goods Details screen can be reached via the Import Overview page and via the Shipment Details page. (
  • This marking provision, when properly used, will help to reduce the number of incidents involving the improper shipment of dangerous goods , as well as greatly limit the overall liability to the shipper performing the function(s) of preparing and offering dangerous goods in air transportation. (
  • Or maybe it's "the world's most dangerous idea," as American philosopher Francis Fukuyama described it. (
  • National Geographic Traveler published Drives of a Lifetime: The World's Greatest Scenic Routes which highlights 50 of the world's best road trips. (
  • Therefore, on the basis of understanding gained from the extensive literature study of some of the world's best frameworks and techniques, guidelines and practices in shipping and other industries and sectors, and analysis of large amounts of empirical data, a risk analysis framework has been developed for readily application in the maritime transport system of PDG. (
  • Shows you the unique serial number assigned within the United Nations to substances and articles contained in a list of the dangerous goods most commonly carried. (
  • Similarly, the International Maritime Organization (IMO) has developed the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code ("IMDG Code", part of the International Convention for the Safety of Life at Sea) for transportation of dangerous goods by sea. (
  • Those are recorded in the 'International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code' (IMDG-CODE). (
  • Dangerous Goods shipments require the completion of an Expanded International Air Waybill, as well as the submission of three original Shipper's Declarations (that must include a 24h emergency phone number). (
  • Dangerous goods shipments require a specialist skill-set and expert knowledge of all classes and shipping guidelines. (
  • This 2-day course is designed to provide the students with the knowledge of interpreting and applying the International Maritime Dangerous Goods Code (IMDG) to shipments of dangerous goods and hazardous materials. (
  • Where can we ship dangerous goods to? (
  • To ship dangerous goods between campuses, please make arrangements with Distribution Services. (
  • Please refer to the rates and transit times available online at or contact Customer Service to speak with our Dangerous Goods specialists. (
  • or by contacting Customer Service . (
  • Why ship your dangerous goods with FedEx? (
  • The objective of the amendment Rule is to ensure that the risk to land transport safety from the transporting of dangerous goods within New Zealand continues to be effectively managed by maintaining alignment with international recommendations and local requirements relating to hazardous substances. (
  • This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to handle dangerous goods and hazardous substances, including identifying requirements for working with dangerous goods and/or hazardous substances, confirming site incident procedures, selecting handling techniques, and handling and storing dangerous goods and hazardous substances. (
  • Your workplace may use hazardous substances and dangerous goods. (
  • We use hazardous substances and dangerous goods almost every day of our lives. (
  • It is the responsibility of your employer to provide you with safe work procedures for handling hazardous substances and dangerous goods, and to provide information, training and supervision. (
  • First aid treatment for hazardous substances and dangerous goods should be part of your training. (
  • Manufacturers and suppliers of hazardous substances and dangerous goods are legally required to provide MSDS's to your employer if requested. (
  • It is important that hazardous substances and dangerous goods in workplaces are used strictly according to the manufacturer's or supplier's written instructions. (
  • The European Agreement concerning the International Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road is known as ADR. (
  • The most widely applied regulatory scheme is that for the transportation of dangerous goods. (
  • For all inquiries about the transportation of dangerous goods, call BC Ferries' Customer Service Centre at 1-888-BC FERRY/1-888-223-3779. (
  • The transportation of dangerous goods is controlled and governed by a variety of different regulatory regimes, operating at both the national and international levels. (
  • We welcome news, comments or highlights of transportation of dangerous goods activities, announcements of meetings, conferences or workshops. (
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods Program Administrator Competency Profile and Certification Option Canadian Council for Aviation and Aerospace The Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace (CCAA) is a "not-forprofit" organization which is dedicated to ensuring the aviation and aerospace industry has enough workers with the right skills to meet industry needs. (
  • On this page, you will find important information about goods that are prohibited and/or subject to restrictions because they can pose a risk to the safety of passengers on board our aircraft. (
  • Some dangerous goods can only be transported on an aircraft under specific circumstances. (
  • In accordance with the laws of China, each aircraft operator who intends to transport dangerous goods through airports of the Asian country has to follow the requirements of the Chinese air authorities, as well as to provide necessary documentation package that would confirm the level of qualifications of aircraft staff, adequate for the safe transport of dangerous goods on their own flights. (
  • In order to ensure the safety of all passengers on our flights the following goods are restricted or completely prohibited on the aircraft. (
  • Dangerous goods that you can lawfully carry on an aircraft. (
  • The newly-commissioned RSA-Talke packed goods storage facility for dangerous goods & non- dangerous goods complies with the highest safety, environment protection and quality standards, such as the US National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) standards or the EU's ATEX guidelines on explosion prevention. (
  • All dangerous goods that meet the requirements of column 7a of Chapter 3.2 of the ADR and are labelled in accordance with Chapter 3.4 can be transported as limited amounts. (
  • SANS 10229: Contains information on acceptable packaging for dangerous goods and substances and include requirements for the testing of packaging and the correct marking and labelling of packages. (
  • SANS 10230: Includes statutory vehicle inspection requirements for all vehicles conveying dangerous goods. (
  • What are the major requirements in terms of permits and licensing to transport Dangerous Goods? (
  • Land Transport Rule: Dangerous Goods Amendment 2010 amends Land Transport Rule: Dangerous Goods 2005 (the Dangerous Goods Rule), which sets out requirements for the safe transport of dangerous goods on land in New Zealand. (
  • The number corresponds to one of the nine classes of dangerous goods (according to legal requirements for the transporting of dangerous goods by sea). (
  • I invite you to read the feature article on page 4 which covers the dangerous goods accident reporting requirements and the new 30-day follow-up report. (
  • The directive also contains basic requirements for the packaging of dangerous substances. (
  • Hazardous chemicals or Dangerous Goods can be defined as substances, mixtures and articles that pose a risk to your health or are a physical hazard to humans. (
  • The Directive on Harmonisation of Good Laboratory Practice 87/18/EEC and its related Directive on Inspection and Verification of Good Laboratory Practice 88/320/EEC implement the relevant OECD Council acts aimed at ensuring that the OECD member countries recognise the validity of the data produced through the testing of chemicals according to these harmonised standards for good laboratory practice. (
  • Dangerous goods are items or substances which could pose a risk to health, safety, property or the environment. (
  • A Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) is a consultant or an owner or employee of an organization appointed by an organization that transports, loads, or unloads dangerous goods in the European Union and other countries. (
  • Point 14 of the safety data sheet will show if the substance is classified as dangerous, and the substance's UN number should appear together with the hazard identifier on the parcel. (
  • This code stipulates the safety aspects of both the vehicle and the goods containment area. (
  • We advise authorities and industry in the field of dangerous goods logistics for packaged dangerous goods, work actively at a national and international level on the continued development of dangerous goods legislation and standardisation, and engage in research in the field of safety engineering. (
  • To prevent potential health and safety risks, Amazon gathers dangerous goods information related to any products sold on Amazon. (
  • Dangerous goods' are materials or items with hazardous properties which, if not properly controlled, present a potential hazard to human health and safety, infrastructure and/ or their means of transport. (
  • When using Dangerous Goods it is mandatory to use safety cans with a self-closing lid, safety pressure valve and internal flame arrester. (
  • Identification of all Dangerous Goods stored onsite is mandatory and hazard communication in the form of Safety Data Sheets (SDS) must be kept in a central location. (
  • Such concerns are mainly due to the increasing volume of dangerous goods, human safety and health and environmental risks and threats they pose, and the general belief that these risks should be managed more efficiently and effectively. (
  • Dangerous goods are articles and substances, which pose significant risk, health, safety and property. (
  • A material safety data sheet (MSDS) provides detailed information about a hazardous substance or dangerous good. (
  • These may be categorised as 'dangerous goods' and could pose a safety risk. (
  • Are we aware of the risks presented by the transport of dangerous goods and what can we expect from the operators in this industry? (
  • Those risks need to be understood, and then we each need to find a way to create the best balance we can, depending upon our health and our own personal needs. (
  • This is in contrast to previous studies which showed that, even if birth weight can be normalised with good glucose control, body fat is still increased in these infants, with all the accompanying health risks. (
  • In many countries, dangerous goods risks have been ranked high among public concerns. (
  • In this study, considerable efforts have been made to enhance understanding of dangerous goods risks. (
  • The United Nations Economic and Social Council issues the UN Recommendations on the Transport of Dangerous Goods, which form the basis for most regional, national, and international regulatory schemes. (
  • Collectively, these regulatory regimes mandate the means by which dangerous goods are to be handled, packaged, labelled and transported. (
  • Driver must present a Dangerous Goods Shipping Document for inspection. (
  • Documents that are 'incorporated by reference' in the Dangerous Goods Rule are available, on request, for inspection (free of charge) at the National Office of the NZ Transport Agency. (
  • How do I know if a substance is classified as dangerous? (
  • SANS 10228: Identifies and classifies each of the listed dangerous goods and substances and set out information including the United Nations Number, the correct shipping name, hazard class assigned and other information pertinent to the substance. (
  • Here are five reasons why substance abuse is especially dangerous for young people. (
  • Harmful Substance Audits for Consumer Goods and Environmental Media. (
  • This database contains the ADR's Dangerous Goods List, as implemented by the EU's Directive 2008/68/EC. (
  • There are nine classes of dangerous goods and it's important to know which products fall into them. (
  • There are nine classes of dangerous goods, plus a few sub-classes. (
  • DGI is proficient in all nine classes of dangerous goods and provides a range of services including packaging, packing, labelling, freight forwarding and training. (
  • May contain any of the defined classes of dangerous goods. (
  • In addition, the goods should be labelled with the hazard identifier in accordance with column 5 of Chapter 3.2 A unless an alternative is decided on per column 6 of Chapter 3.2 A. (3.3 SP). (
  • Because of the added hazard, these are classified as being dangerous goods , and extra care is required with transporting them. (
  • Check the list of dangerous substances and objects prohibited during flight to avoid any setbacks. (
  • The 2015 edition of the Dangerous Goods Emergency Action Code List outlines the Emergency Action Codes (EACs), also known as Hazchem codes, for the use of the emergency services in conjunction with Emergency Action Code Cards. (
  • The Association for Safe International Road Travel (ASIRT) has released their list of the most dangerous roads on the planet based on car crash data, reports. (
  • You can find a list of products that may be regulated as dangerous goods at the bottom of this page. (
  • The plants were also on the dangerous list. (
  • It's the shipper's responsibility to ensure dangerous goods are correctly declared, packed and labelled with the right documentation for the countries of origin, transit and destination. (
  • Dangerous goods are items or substances that may put health, security, property or the environment at risk. (
  • Persons who may come into contact with dangerous goods as part of their work are also often subject to monitoring or health surveillance to ensure that their exposure does not exceed occupational exposure limits. (
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  • Health officials insist vaccines are the best way to protect the health of individuals and the public. (
  • Many people are conscious of the fact that eating five or more portions of different fruits and vegetables a day encourages good health and reduces the risk of chronic diseases such as cancer, heart disease and diabetes. (
  • What's crashingly obvious though is that studies on the benefits of a good, healthy diet far outweigh studies on dietary supplements when it comes to showing a whole raft of health benefits. (
  • The American Hospital Association is reporting that a group of 43 hospitals and health systems have collectively sent a letter to Federal officials, urging them to better define certain terms under ARRA and the HITECH Act to maximize the number of medical providers that will be eligible for health IT incentive payments. (
  • Meat of an octopus is not dangerous to health, but, nevertheless, more than 9,000 people die each year, suppressed by wriggling tentacles. (
  • Her response, "Androstenedione is probably the most dangerous to your health, because it has shown that, specifically in women, it can take blood testosterone levels up three to five times their normal level. (
  • But, unlike those dangerous prescription drugs, Taraxatone actually spares critical electrolytes, such as potassium, which are vital for maintaining optimal health. (
  • Niacin, or vitamin B3, is important to your overall good health. (
  • It's easy to recognize some products are dangerous when transported, such as gasoline is flammable. (
  • Amazon appears to be discouraging its sellers who use the Fulfillment by Amazon program from sending more dangerous items into its warehouses. (
  • Items containing dangerous goods must be labelled and packaged in accordance with the ADR provisions. (
  • Fake law enforcement badges and other dangerous items are hitting the market as the sales of counterfeit goods explode, experts say. (
  • Crosby is not focused on the typical knock-offs, he's focused on items considered dangerous, even deadly. (
  • May contain items meeting any of the criteria for dangerous goods. (
  • SANS 10231: This code of practice prescribed the operation rules and procedures for transporting Dangerous Goods and Hazardous Materials. (
  • The Dangerous Goods Rule covers the packaging, identification and documentation of dangerous goods, the segregation of incompatible goods, transport procedures and the training and responsibilities of those involved in the transport of dangerous goods. (
  • Vanilla flavoring, bleach, hay bales, and cell phones have one thing in common -- they may be dangerous goods. (
  • Dangerous goods must not be carried in or as passengers or crew, checked or carry-on baggage, except as otherwise provided below. (
  • Dangerous Goods permitted in carry-on baggage are also "on one's person", except where otherwise specified. (
  • Waiting two or three years for refresher training is not a best practice, especially with the number of changes occurring in order to be compliant. (
  • Shipping dry ice with UPS may not require a dangerous goods contract or dangerous goods shipping papers if the contents being cooled are not subject to full dangerous goods regulation. (
  • The Dangerous Goods Newsletter is published quarterly in both official languages by the Transport Dangerous Goods Directorate, Transport Canada, and is distributed to government and industry organizations in fields related to dangerous goods. (
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  • Class 7 dangerous goods - BC Ferries will issue a letter of acceptance which will be required when traveling on BC Ferries' vessels. (
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  • Packing group 1 indicates the most dangerous materials of a dangerous goods class, packing group 3 the least dangerous. (
  • A definition of the fixed sources of dangerous goods of class 3 is of great importance for defining the features of demand for transport in terms of space because they represent the main zones producing dangerous goods of class 3. (
  • A world-class boutique airline, Royal Brunei strives to bring you the best for your life's journeys. (
  • Dangerous Goods, which include a range of substances and materials, require careful and precise handling. (
  • It is not permitted to travel with Dangerous Goods, Firearms or Ammunition without our prior permission. (