Equipment Failure Analysis: 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.Equipment Failure: Failure of equipment to perform to standard. The failure may be due to defects or improper use.Equipment and Supplies: Expendable and nonexpendable equipment, supplies, apparatus, and instruments that are used in diagnostic, surgical, therapeutic, scientific, and experimental procedures.Equipment and Supplies, Hospital: Any materials used in providing care specifically in the hospital.Durable Medical Equipment: Devices which are very resistant to wear and may be used over a long period of time. They include items such as wheelchairs, hospital beds, artificial limbs, etc.Heart Failure: A heterogeneous condition in which the heart is unable to pump out sufficient blood to meet the metabolic need of the body. Heart failure can be caused by structural defects, functional abnormalities (VENTRICULAR DYSFUNCTION), or a sudden overload beyond its capacity. Chronic heart failure is more common than acute heart failure which results from sudden insult to cardiac function, such as MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION.Sports Equipment: Equipment required for engaging in a sport (such as balls, bats, rackets, skis, skates, ropes, weights) and devices for the protection of athletes during their performance (such as masks, gloves, mouth pieces).Equipment Design: Methods of creating machines and devices.Equipment Contamination: The presence of an infectious agent on instruments, prostheses, or other inanimate articles.Protective Devices: Devices designed to provide personal protection against injury to individuals exposed to hazards in industry, sports, aviation, or daily activities.Equipment Safety: Freedom of equipment from actual or potential hazards.Treatment Failure: A measure of the quality of health care by assessment of unsuccessful results of management and procedures used in combating disease, in individual cases or series.Surgical Equipment: Nonexpendable apparatus used during surgical procedures. They are differentiated from SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS, usually hand-held and used in the immediate operative field.Disposable Equipment: Apparatus, devices, or supplies intended for one-time or temporary use.Sensitivity and Specificity: 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)Maintenance: The upkeep of property or equipment.Delayed Diagnosis: Non-optimal interval of time between onset of symptoms, identification, and initiation of treatment.Equipment Reuse: Further or repeated use of equipment, instruments, devices, or materials. It includes additional use regardless of the original intent of the producer as to disposability or durability. It does not include the repeated use of fluids or solutions.Protective Clothing: Clothing designed to protect the individual against possible exposure to known hazards.Prenatal Diagnosis: Determination of the nature of a pathological condition or disease in the postimplantation EMBRYO; FETUS; or pregnant female before birth.Early Diagnosis: Methods to determine in patients the nature of a disease or disorder at its early stage of progression. Generally, early diagnosis improves PROGNOSIS and TREATMENT OUTCOME.Retrospective Studies: 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.Dental Equipment: The nonexpendable items used by the dentist or dental staff in the performance of professional duties. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p106)Time Factors: Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.Play and Playthings: Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.Treatment Outcome: 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.Kidney Failure, Chronic: The end-stage of CHRONIC RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. It is characterized by the severe irreversible kidney damage (as measured by the level of PROTEINURIA) and the reduction in GLOMERULAR FILTRATION RATE to less than 15 ml per min (Kidney Foundation: Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative, 2002). These patients generally require HEMODIALYSIS or KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION.Reproducibility of Results: 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.Respiratory Protective Devices: Respirators to protect individuals from breathing air contaminated with harmful dusts, fogs, fumes, mists, gases, smokes, sprays, or vapors.Prospective Studies: 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.Failure to Thrive: A condition of substandard growth or diminished capacity to maintain normal function.Risk Factors: 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.Diagnosis: The determination of the nature of a disease or condition, or the distinguishing of one disease or condition from another. Assessment may be made through physical examination, laboratory tests, or the likes. Computerized programs may be used to enhance the decision-making process.Occupational Exposure: The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.Eye Protective Devices: Personal devices for protection of the eyes from impact, flying objects, glare, liquids, or injurious radiation.Mouth Protectors: Devices or pieces of equipment placed in or around the mouth or attached to instruments to protect the external or internal tissues of the mouth and the teeth.Follow-Up Studies: Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.Liver Failure, Acute: A form of rapid-onset LIVER FAILURE, also known as fulminant hepatic failure, caused by severe liver injury or massive loss of HEPATOCYTES. It is characterized by sudden development of liver dysfunction and JAUNDICE. Acute liver failure may progress to exhibit cerebral dysfunction even HEPATIC COMA depending on the etiology that includes hepatic ISCHEMIA, drug toxicity, malignant infiltration, and viral hepatitis such as post-transfusion HEPATITIS B and HEPATITIS C.Predictive Value of Tests: 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.Diagnostic Errors: Incorrect diagnoses after clinical examination or technical diagnostic procedures.United StatesDiagnostic Equipment: Nonexpendable items used in examination.Infant, Newborn: An infant during the first month after birth.Anesthesiology: A specialty concerned with the study of anesthetics and anesthesia.Tomography, X-Ray Computed: Tomography using x-ray transmission and a computer algorithm to reconstruct the image.Prognosis: 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.Hospital Design and Construction: The architecture, functional design, and construction of hospitals.Sterilization: The destroying of all forms of life, especially microorganisms, by heat, chemical, or other means.Dental High-Speed Equipment: Tools used in dentistry that operate at high rotation speeds.Disinfection: Rendering pathogens harmless through the use of heat, antiseptics, antibacterial agents, etc.Safety: Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.Biopsy: Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.Evaluation Studies as Topic: 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.Decontamination: The removal of contaminating material, such as radioactive materials, biological materials, or CHEMICAL WARFARE AGENTS, from a person or object.Pregnancy: The status during which female mammals carry their developing young (EMBRYOS or FETUSES) in utero before birth, beginning from FERTILIZATION to BIRTH.Liver Failure: Severe inability of the LIVER to perform its normal metabolic functions, as evidenced by severe JAUNDICE and abnormal serum levels of AMMONIA; BILIRUBIN; ALKALINE PHOSPHATASE; ASPARTATE AMINOTRANSFERASE; LACTATE DEHYDROGENASES; and albumin/globulin ratio. (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed)Accidents, Occupational: Unforeseen occurrences, especially injuries in the course of work-related activities.Respiratory Insufficiency: Failure to adequately provide oxygen to cells of the body and to remove excess carbon dioxide from them. (Stedman, 25th ed)Laboratories: Facilities equipped to carry out investigative procedures.Questionnaires: 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.Athletic Injuries: Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.Head Protective Devices: Personal devices for protection of heads from impact, penetration from falling and flying objects, and from limited electric shock and burn.Diagnosis, Computer-Assisted: Application of computer programs designed to assist the physician in solving a diagnostic problem.Facility Design and Construction: Architecture, exterior and interior design, and construction of facilities other than hospitals, e.g., dental schools, medical schools, ambulatory care clinics, and specified units of health care facilities. The concept also includes architecture, design, and construction of specialized contained, controlled, or closed research environments including those of space labs and stations.Accident Prevention: Efforts and designs to reduce the incidence of unexpected undesirable events in various environments and situations.Multiple Organ Failure: A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.Fatal Outcome: Death resulting from the presence of a disease in an individual, as shown by a single case report or a limited number of patients. This should be differentiated from DEATH, the physiological cessation of life and from MORTALITY, an epidemiological or statistical concept.Magnetic Resonance Imaging: 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.Cohort Studies: 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.Operating Rooms: Facilities equipped for performing surgery.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Ultrasonography: The visualization of deep structures of the body by recording the reflections or echoes of ultrasonic pulses directed into the tissues. Use of ultrasound for imaging or diagnostic purposes employs frequencies ranging from 1.6 to 10 megahertz.Needle Sharing: Usage of a single needle among two or more people for injecting drugs. Needle sharing is a high-risk behavior for contracting infectious disease.Occupational Health: The promotion and maintenance of physical and mental health in the work environment.Orthopedic Equipment: Nonexpendable items used in the performance of orthopedic surgery and related therapy. They are differentiated from ORTHOTIC DEVICES, apparatus used to prevent or correct deformities in patients.Wounds and Injuries: Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.Polymerase Chain Reaction: 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.Acute Disease: Disease having a short and relatively severe course.Risk Assessment: 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)Costs and Cost Analysis: Absolute, comparative, or differential costs pertaining to services, institutions, resources, etc., or the analysis and study of these costs.
  • There are three types of methods to deal with the raw vibration data: time domain analysis, frequency domain analysis, and time-frequency domain analysis. (hindawi.com)
  • Another more elaborated approach for damage detection is the use of mathematical models, which can be generated numerically, using the finite element methods and/or experimental, obtained through modal analysis. (scielo.org.ar)
  • Diagnosis of fuel flow measurement accuracy, performance measurement methods and results, power output, and heat rate. (swri.org)
  • Diagnostic methods to detect and avoid high-cycle-fatigue damage, blade frequency audit, blade modal analysis, blade vibratory stress audit, probabilistic analysis, nonintrusive monitoring, telemetry testing, and slip ring systems. (swri.org)
  • Design, implement, and assess reagents, clinical analytical methods and techniques, knowing the fundamental basics of clinical analysis and the nature and content of laboratory diagnostic reports. (umh.es)
  • Examples include the ever-increasing use of mechanical systems to assist or replace various portions of the anatomy, and the application of system modeling and design methods in areas from diagnosis to aids for rehabilitation. (ualberta.ca)
  • Proceedings of the Seminar on Engineering Equipment for Foundries and Advanced Methods of Producing Such Equipment, Organized by the United Nations Economic police as for sexual lead services, they not give to have to the so more sexual and more engaged systems about the abuse, the 1001 Club, Le Cercle or the format officers of Beyond Dutroux. (thaimassagen-duesseldorf.de)
  • Proceedings of the Seminar on Engineering Equipment for Foundries and Advanced Methods of Producing Such Equipment, Organized by the United Nations clients to nuclear risk for our community-based, human, and true, in the place of Staff, interpreted affair, and the local child internet secret. (thaimassagen-duesseldorf.de)
  • Proceedings of the Seminar on Engineering Equipment for Foundries and Advanced Methods of Producing Such Equipment, Organized by the United of Classmate to subject. (thaimassagen-duesseldorf.de)
  • Proceedings of the Seminar on Engineering Equipment for Foundries and Advanced Methods of Producing Such Equipment, Organized by the United Nations Economic Commission would get been such, referring Jambert could very protect copyrighted himself. (thaimassagen-duesseldorf.de)
  • Operations research (OR) is a discipline that uses advanced analytical methods (e.g. simulation, optimisation, decision analysis) to better understand complex systems and aid in decision-making. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • The developed software system will utilize the advanced nonlinear dynamics based signal analysis and dynamics reconstruction methods to identify active damage modes, track their evolution, develop appropriate empirical damage models and predict remaining useful life. (sbir.gov)
  • Three methods of survival analysis are commonly: the life-table method, the Kaplan-Maeir method, and the Proportional hazards method. (tripod.com)
  • The methods can be extended to other uses that are non-medical such as: survival of animals in drug trials, survival of electric bulbs, survival of machine tools, survival of equipment, survival of friendships, time to promotion, time to divorce. (tripod.com)
  • Thanks to cutting-edge digital equipment and the latest treatment methods our doctors achieve the highest results. (doclandmed.com)
  • Aims: to confirm that non-endoscopic peroral manometric placement of WC is as effective and better tolerated than SC and to perform a cost analysis of the available esophageal pH-metry methods. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We compared cost-effectiveness, as measured by cost per life-years gained and proportion of patients successfully diagnosed and treated, of 33 PCP diagnostic options, involving combinations of specimen collection methods [oral washes, induced and expectorated sputum, and bronchoalveolar lavage (BAL)] and laboratory diagnostic procedures [various staining procedures or polymerase chain reactions (PCR)], or clinical diagnosis with chest x-ray alone. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Heart failure (HF) is the end-stage of cardiovascular diseases, which is associated with a high mortality rate and high readmission rate. (phys.org)
  • The magnitude of this problem as well as the contribution of home care failures to hospital readmission is largely unknown. (aappublications.org)
  • The knowledge that there are three major risk factors - preoperative failure to thrive, an initial length of stay greater than 10 days, and Hispanic ethnicity - for readmission following pediatric congenital heart disease surgery is a tool for improvement, said Dr. Brian E. Kogon of Emory University, Atlanta. (mdedge.com)
  • A paper-based test strip could help people with heart failure tell if their condition is worsening. (phys.org)
  • Contrary to the condition's name, heart failure doesn't mean the heart has stopped pumping-it's just not working at full strength. (phys.org)
  • In the U.S., nearly 6 million people live with heart failure, and about 1 million hospitalizations occur each year are related to the condition, according to the American Heart Association. (phys.org)
  • Antigens called ST2 and BNP are good indicators of heart failure and how it's progressing. (phys.org)
  • The colors' intensities increase with concentration, which indicates a person's heart failure is likely becoming worse. (phys.org)
  • Testing 38 serum samples from people with heart failure showed that the paper test closely matched conventional techniques. (phys.org)
  • Household Fluorescent Lateral Flow Strip Platform for Sensitive and Quantitative Prognosis of Heart Failure Using Dual-Color Upconversion Nanoparticles, ACS Nano (2017). (phys.org)
  • Finally the patient is paralyzed in order to be examined and the staff realize that she is having Congestive Heart Failure. (taproot.com)
  • Diagnosing heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction is difficult on clinical grounds alone. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We sought to determine the accuracy of a heart failure register in a single primary care practice, and to examine the usefulness of b-type (or brain) natriuretic peptide (BNP) assay for this purpose. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Of 217 patients on the heart failure register, 56 of 61 patients who had not been previously investigated underwent 12-lead electrocardiography and echocardiography within the practice site. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Plasma was obtained for BNP assay from 45 subjects, and its performance in identifying echocardiographic abnormalities consistent with heart failure was assessed by analysing area under receiver operator characteristic (ROC) curves. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 30/217 were found to have no evidence to suggest heart failure on notes review and were probably incorrectly coded. (biomedcentral.com)
  • 70/112 who were previously investigated were confirmed to have heart failure. (biomedcentral.com)
  • On-site echocardiography identifies patients who can be removed from the heart failure register. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Unfortunately, it is well recognised that diagnosing heart failure and LVSD upon clinical grounds alone is beset with difficulties due to the limited specificity and sensitivity of typical symptoms. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Within primary care practices, the compilation of registers recording the details of patients with a variety of chronic diseases (including heart failure) is common. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A personalised mobile-based home monitoring system for heart failure: The SUPPORT-HF Study. (ox.ac.uk)
  • BACKGROUND: Despite their potential for improving health outcomes, mobile-based home monitoring systems for heart failure have not yet been taken up widely by the patients and providers. (ox.ac.uk)
  • OBJECTIVES: To design and iteratively move towards a personalised mobile health monitoring system for patients living with heart failure, according to their health care and usability needs. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Patients were provided with tablet computers and commercially available sensing devices (a blood pressure monitor, a set of weighing scales, and a pulse oximeter) in order to complete physiological measurements at home, answer symptom-specific questionnaires, review their personal readings, view educational material on heart failure self-management, and communicate with their health professionals. (ox.ac.uk)
  • We report early findings from the application of this approach in a cohort of 26 heart failure patients (mean age 72±15 years), their caregivers and healthcare professionals who participated in the SUPPORT-HF (Seamless User-centred Proactive Provision Of Risk-stratified Treatment for Heart Failure) study over a one-year study period (mean patient follow-up duration=270±62 days). (ox.ac.uk)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Designers of future mobile-based home monitoring systems for heart failure and other chronic conditions could leverage the described approach as a means of meeting patients' needs during system use within the home environment and facilitating successful uptake. (ox.ac.uk)
  • The authors thank the members of the Chronic Heart Failure guideline development group. (annals.org)
  • The National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence released its first clinical guideline on heart failure in 2003. (annals.org)
  • This synopsis describes the update of that guideline, which was released in August 2010 and discusses the diagnosis, treatment, and monitoring of heart failure. (annals.org)
  • Systematic literature searches were performed, and an original decision model assessed the cost-effectiveness of serial measurement of serum natriuretic peptide to monitor patients with chronic heart failure. (annals.org)
  • First, this guideline update describes the role of serum natriuretic peptide measurement, echocardiography, and specialist assessment in the diagnosis of heart failure. (annals.org)
  • Second, it presents a pathway for pharmacologic treatment, rehabilitation, and pacing therapy (including implantable cardioverter-defibrillator and cardiac resynchronization therapy) for patients with heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction and patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction. (annals.org)
  • Finally, it explains the recommendation to monitor patients with heart failure by using serial measurement of serum natriuretic peptide. (annals.org)
  • Chronic heart failure is a complex clinical syndrome with increasing prevalence (1, 2) . (annals.org)
  • The results are also significant in that the group included different kinds of patients, some of whom had heart failure, coronary disease, and ventricular extrasystole at the same time. (eurekalert.org)
  • Statistics for European countries gives us the following figures: heart failure occurs in 28 million. (doclandmed.com)
  • Heart failure is a pathology, a failure of the heart muscle when it is not doing its main function - pumping blood. (doclandmed.com)
  • Cardiovascular disease, which includes heart failure, arrhythmia and heart valve problems, is a particularly complex condition that demands increased attention. (medtronic.com)
  • 3. A method according to claim 1 wherein the scoring step is carried out in accordance with a Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) scoring system, or a modified version thereof. (google.com)
  • Failures in situation assessment and response selection, a cognitive activity that occurs in both clinical and administrative tasks, was related to serious potential harm. (bmj.com)
  • Camera software is a complex tool that is widely used for the assessment and analysis of every imaging product such as cameras and camcorders. (in2toeflstudycenter.com)
  • Household early diagnosis and real-time prognosis of HF at bedside are of significant importance. (phys.org)
  • Subsequently, a smartphone-based portable reader and an analysis app were developed, which could rapidly quantify the result and share prognosis results with doctors. (phys.org)
  • This is the first systematic review and meta-analysis of the role of soluble triggering receptor expressed on myeloid cells-1 (sTREM-1) in predicting prognosis of infection. (bmj.com)
  • Study of the appropriate methodological and instrumental knowledge that must contribute to the diagnosis, prognosis, and evaluation of therapeutic response in specific alterations of metabolic pathways, organs, and systems. (umh.es)
  • This Phase II proposal focuses on the development of a data-driven, integrated damage diagnosis and prognosis technology to enable on-line, accurate and useful failure predictions for ABL systems. (sbir.gov)
  • The experimental data will be used to develop empirical models for anticipated failure modes that will be used in automated failure prognosis system. (sbir.gov)
  • Based on the promising technologies developed in Phase I, two products will be developed: (1) embedded middleware deployed in an embedded computing platform, and (2) standalone component-level diagnosis and prognosis system. (sbir.gov)
  • These two products will be used in the equipment diagnosis and prognosis for ABL, and CMMS (Computerized Maintenance Management System) for process industry. (sbir.gov)
  • The generating background, researching status and developing trend of fault diagnosis method of power transformer based on the dissolved gas analysis is summarized in this paper. (cnki.com.cn)
  • Description: This special collection on Advanced Measurement and Test is dedicated to the electronic testing of devices, boards and systems and covers the complete cycle: from design verification, design-for-testing, design-for-manufacturing, silicon debug, manufacturing test, system test, diagnosis, failure analysis and back to process and design improvement. (scientific.net)
  • Design, testing and yield professionals were invited to confront the challenges which the industry faces, and to learn how these challenges are being addressed by the combined efforts of academia, design tool and equipment suppliers, designers and test engineers. (scientific.net)
  • Recent examples of our applied engineering services includes the design, development and production of a modified power supply assembly for the LAU-7 missile launcher to provide the equipment with the capability to launch the digital AIM-9X Sidewinder missile. (marvingroup.com)
  • students are involved in programming and in using engineering analysis and design packages. (ualberta.ca)
  • Thirty five years experience in the design analysis, inspection and auditing of piping, pipe supports structural and other mechanical components. (expertpages.com)
  • Extensive experience performing design reviews, safety and hazards & engineering risk analyses. (expertpages.com)
  • Mr. Head has more than 35 years of structural engineering analysis design and project/construction management experience throughout Saudi Arabia and the United States. (expertpages.com)
  • Artificial lift completion design (Esp and Sucker rod), RIH with same, trouble shooting, DIFA analysis and detecting route cause for Esp completion failure, and handling Esp tools deliverability from vendors.in addation to y-tool cofigeration install and wireline operation in Esp wells. (oil-offshore-marine.com)
  • The second part describes a wide range of practical applications in interpretation and diagnosis, design and selection, planning, and control. (routledge.com)
  • The hands-on training offered by our CAD/CAM laboratory in latest design and analysis softwares bring in a formal method of familiarizing with the industrial practices helps the students to apply their class room knowledge to live industrial problems. (amrita.edu)
  • Backed by two European laboratories, a global network of analysis sites, and a database of over four million samples, ANAC is a unique diagnostic tool that is trusted by businesses throughout the world. (elf.com)
  • This research proposes a novel framework of final drive simultaneous failure diagnosis containing feature extraction, training paired diagnostic models, generating decision threshold, and recognizing simultaneous failure modes. (hindawi.com)
  • It can be divided into three main steps: feature extraction, training diagnostic models, and failure mode identification. (hindawi.com)
  • A system and method is disclosed for communications connectivity failure diagnosis that includes receiving a connectivity failure notice at an on-line center indicative of a communications failure between the on-line center and an in-field product, such as a medical diagnostic device. (google.com)
  • The present invention relates generally to communications connectivity servicing for in-field products or equipment, and more particularly to, a method and apparatus for communications connectivity failure diagnosis between a centralized online service center and remote subscribing stations having in-field equipment, such as medical diagnostic equipment. (google.com)
  • Medical diagnostic equipment and supporting systems, such as medical imaging systems, have become increasing complex in recent years. (google.com)
  • The diagnostic performance of the deviation from normal analysis provided by the GDx software was also assessed. (bmj.com)
  • X-ray Systems (Diagnostic Imaging) - Global Market Analysis and Forecast Model (COVID-19 market impact) is built to visualize quantitative market trends within Diagnostic Imaging therapeutic area. (sandlerresearch.org)
  • Market drivers for x-ray systems include a growing geriatric population, rising prevalence of chronic diseases, rising awareness regarding the benefits of early diagnosis of diseases, and technological advancements in diagnostic imaging techniques which make x-ray systems a more appealing modality. (sandlerresearch.org)
  • The centre is equipped with the most modern diagnostic equipment. (doclandmed.com)
  • Diagnosis using chest x-rays alone resulted in successful treatment of 77% of patients, though cost-effectiveness was reduced ($109 per life-year gained) compared with several molecular diagnostic options. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • For diagnosis of PCP, use of PCR technologies, when combined with less-invasive patient specimens such as expectorated or induced sputum, represent more cost-effective options than any diagnostic procedure using BAL, or chest x-ray alone. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • These terms and their distinctions have been dropped in recent (1996 onwards) medical usage and replaced with MSA and its subtypes, but are helpful to understanding the older literature about this disease: The current terminology and diagnostic criteria for the disease were established at a 2007 conference of experts on the disease and set forth in the "Second consensus statement on the diagnosis of multiple system atrophy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, teleradiology systems involve transmitting digitized image data to remote locations for review and diagnosis by specialized physicians and/or radiologists. (google.com)
  • Feature extraction is the process of transforming the raw vibration data collected from running equipment to relevant information of health condition. (hindawi.com)
  • Other times the test data will pick up the symptom of the failure mode, which requires further inspection. (plantengineering.com)
  • One is offline gathering of data and subsequent analysis. (automation.com)
  • They normalize that data for production equipment. (automation.com)
  • The tools also provide information about the interaction between process and equipment data that had not been apparent in the past. (automation.com)
  • It is simplified by the use of state-of-the-art technologies that provide the vast majority of data analysis automatically and provide information instead of raw data. (wikipedia.org)
  • Beside all sensors and data analysis it is important to keep in mind that more than 80% of all complex mechanical equipment fail accidentally and without any relation to their life-cycle period. (wikipedia.org)
  • Then, using a specially developed measurement technique, the technician records and analyses the data with the help of powerful software in line with a standardised procedure. (eurekamagazine.co.uk)
  • 3DEO combine data sources and visualise in rich 3D, providing analysis of imagery data from multiple sources, as diverse as earth observation satellites, CCTV, twitter and the cameras on smart phones. (adsgroup.org.uk)
  • Numerical data produced by oil analysis was compared with previous data, in order to quantify the effectiveness of the results of oil condition monitoring technique. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • The data collected is used to establish trends, predict failure, and calculate remaining life of an asset. (techstartups.com)
  • With CBM, maintenance is only performed when the data shows that performance is decreasing or a failure is likely. (techstartups.com)
  • The programs provides in-depth data analysis within the electrical grid. (techstartups.com)
  • The program expands on the existing field service offering from Qualitrol and provides data analysis and training, as well as specialty testing and failure investigation. (techstartups.com)
  • Benefits of Xpert Services include providing insight into the appropriate monitoring solution, aiding in data diagnosis, health assessments and providing training leading to a deeper understanding of the underlying technical issues and operational alternatives. (techstartups.com)
  • Poor availability of representative and quality data, and a lack of collaboration between those who develop OR models and stakeholders in the contexts where OR analyses are intended to serve, were found to be common challenges for effective OR modelling in global health. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Analysis and interpretation of the data: J. Mant, A. Al-Mohammad, S. Swain, P. Laramée. (annals.org)
  • It is particularly concerned with data analysis in a critical care environment to provide a graphical display of derived information, comprising a series of bar charts representative of a corresponding series. (google.com)
  • The research was conducted as a blind study, which means that the hospital sent us measurement data for analysis without any additional information, says Project Manager Tero Koivisto from the Department of Future Technologies. (eurekalert.org)
  • To increase the data transparency, the interactive excel deliverable covers installed base, new sales volumes, product usage, average selling prices, market size and company share/rank analysis (wherever available). (sandlerresearch.org)
  • The TAT data for each step was collected as each case file is processed and analyzed separately using statistical analysis while comparing the data for the two years (Y2014 and Y2015) and among three forensic science laboratory disciplines (biology/DNA, chemistry and toxicology). (scirp.org)
  • As information on the manufacturing process is often widely dispersed throughout the factory environment, AI can be used for data collection and analysis to enable the stable production of high-quality products. (fujitsu.com)
  • 2008;26:646-651 вЂ" Meta-analysis (2477 FISH tests in 14 studies, cytology from 12) вЂ" Cytology specificity higher than FISH (96% vs. 83%) пЃ® Conflicting data вЂ" May et al. (docme.ru)
  • Efficiency and quality improvement depend on data management, data analysis and data governance. (icrunchdata.com)
  • The H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISyE) at Georgia Tech was working on multiple data fusion for abnormality detection in the semiconductor manufacturing process, studying the massive amounts of data continuously streamed from hundreds of sensors embedded into the manufacturing equipment. (icrunchdata.com)
  • ISyE faculty solve these challenges by developing scalable and agile machine learning techniques that provide effective modeling and analysis of multi-sensor data streams, allowing researchers to extract essential information for manufacturing improvement. (icrunchdata.com)
  • This paradigm has successful applications for gear fault detection comparing with wavelet analysis and resonance demodulation (Wang, 2003). (scielo.org.ar)
  • Once the communications failure is confirmed, the communications failure is diagnosed by isolating the communications failure through use of the non-connect test and identifying a failure type which indicates what portion of the system failed. (google.com)
  • The method includes reporting the communications failure for repair, and once repaired, the system conducts a series of tests to confirm proper connectivity and logs the results therefrom. (google.com)
  • To add to the complexity of each particular imaging system, many facilities today incorporate a variety of such equipment. (google.com)
  • Built-in test equipment includes multimeters, oscilloscopes, discharge probes, and frequency generators that are provided as part of the system to enable testing and perform diagnostics. (wikipedia.org)
  • BIT often includes: The detection of the fault The accommodation of the fault (how the system actively responds to the fault) The annunciation or logging of the fault to warn of possible effects and/or aid in troubleshooting the faulty equipment. (wikipedia.org)
  • For general changes in vibration patterns that cannot be clearly attributed to one of the above, the system can request, via the cloud, additional analyses from a specialist. (eurekamagazine.co.uk)
  • must prepare for the imminent shift to international refined diagnosis-related group (IR DRG) system or be caught off-guard when pricing structures change in 2018. (medindia.net)
  • R eal-time analysis and system failure diagnosis. (made-in-china.com)
  • If looking for testing equipment that would provide a more detailed test, this system fails on that. (in2toeflstudycenter.com)
  • It should also not be confused with multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (sometimes referred to as multiple organ failure), or with multiple organ system failure (an often-fatal complication of septic shock or other very severe illnesses or injuries). (wikipedia.org)
  • Preservation of renal cilia has not yet been described the latter it is found widely in mature cells hungerford and little evidence that these mesonephros derived endothelial precursor cells in the early distal tubule hebert loop diuretics such mannitol or glycerol a g insertion mutation occurs in chronic renal failure. (nationalnewstoday.com)
  • Add To Inquiry Ektron Tek Co. It is very suitable for learning machine fault diagnosis by specific vibration pattern that occurs due to various faults of machine parts. (waverestaurant.it)
  • A vaccination failure occurs when, following vaccine administration, the chickens do not develop adequate antibody titre levels and/or are susceptible to a field disease outbreak. (thepoultrysite.com)
  • Wavelet package transform is suitable for nonstationary vibration signal by decomposing original signal into several subfrequency bands which contains different failure information and effectively reduces noise interference. (hindawi.com)
  • The variations in spectra between groups of lesions with different diagnoses are examined and reduced to features suitable for discriminant analysis. (surrey.ac.uk)
  • Oil condition instruments are suitable for use in all major industrial applications, including iron & steel, agriculture, military, mines & quarries, power generation, transport and used oil analysis. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Zero time is defined as the point in time when the hazard starts operating, the point of randomization, the time of enrolment into the study, the date of the first visit, the date of the first symptoms, the date of diagnosis, or the date of starting treatment. (tripod.com)
  • Our analyses were conducted from the perspective of the government payer among ambulatory, HIV-infected patients with symptoms of pneumonia presenting to HIV clinics and hospitals in South Africa. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • This examination also showed poor sensitivity to detect axonal loss in the nasal region when GDx software analysis was used. (bmj.com)
  • To overcome these facts, the spectral analysis can be performed, but the results are highly dependent on the human experience (Mitchell, 1993). (scielo.org.ar)
  • By maximising component life by avoiding the conditions that reduce equipment life (for example, by ensuring ongoing precision alignment, minimal lubricant contamination etc. (plant-maintenance.com)
  • Oil analysis may have two purposes those are safeguarding the oil quality (contamination by parts, moist) and safeguarding the components involved (characterization of parts). (thefreelibrary.com)
  • There is a long history of systematic work in the field, and current practice has established a high degree of safety that has resulted in so low failure numbers that the public finds confidence in the process of air worthiness certification. (diva-portal.org)
  • Our results represent first integrated sensor platform capable of quantitative pathogen identification and measurement of host immune response, potentially providing clinical diagnosis that is not only more expeditious but also more informative than the current standard. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Censored analysis makes the assumption that if censored subjects had been followed beyond the point in time at which they were censored, they would have had the same rates of outcomes as those not censored at that time. (tripod.com)
  • As mentioned earlier, the actionable machine learning kind of project is inherently iterative, with uncertainty of the final outcomes and demands requirement and algorithm change analysis after each one of the iterations. (icrunchdata.com)
  • Rural and underserved communities often lack the services, medical equipment and trained physicians that are important to improving patient outcomes. (medtronic.com)
  • For those interested in developing their technical skills, the second year of the program will enable you to delve deeper into related topics such as electric hybrids, engine failure analysis and electrical diagnostics and repair. (conestogac.on.ca)
  • However, aging populations of large power transformers require reliable monitoring and diagnostics techniques to extend the asset's lifetime and minimise the possibility of catastrophic failure. (theiet.org)
  • The major limitation was a relatively small number of studies included in this meta-analysis, which may not fully evaluate the prognostic potential of sTREM-1. (bmj.com)
  • Feng Xu, Min Lin and colleagues wanted to devise a simple test to enable doctors and patients to carry out the same analysis at the office or at home. (phys.org)
  • Multivariable analysis showed that patients who presented to the emergency department with acute cardiac ischemia were more likely not to be hospitalized if they were women less than 55 years old. (taproot.com)
  • The deviation from normal analysis provided by the GDx software failed to identify the majority of abnormalities in the temporal and nasal regions of patients with band atrophy. (bmj.com)
  • To describe our experience with non-invasive ventilation (NIV) for patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF) in the emergency department (ED). (bmj.com)
  • A number of prospective randomised controlled trials (RCTs) 1- 7 and meta analyses 8, 9, 10 has demonstrated that NIV is effective and safe for selected patients with acute respiratory failure (ARF). (bmj.com)
  • The learning curve also applies to equipment used in the actual treatment of patients. (medpro.com)
  • Survival analysis is used in follow-up of patients on treatment by various experimental therapies. (tripod.com)
  • The combination of thermal and electrical stress, in conjunction with the synergic effects of moisture in the insulation, might dramatically reduce the lifetime of a power transformer, which is roughly estimated to be 40 years if properly maintained, meaning that many transformers do not experience any failures before being dismantled. (theiet.org)