Welcome to the world of medical terminology! Learning this special language is an
important step in preparing for your career as a health care professional. Here’s
good news: Learning medical terms is much easier than learning a foreign language
because you are already familiar with quite a few of the words—such as appendicitis
and tonsillectomy. Understanding new words becomes easier with the discovery that
many of these terms are made up of interchangeable word parts that are used in
I also wish to thank Prof. Dr. Thomas Dyllick, the co-advisor of my dissertation. His intellec-
tual capacity always enabled him to provide constructive feedback and orientation, which he
always presented in a very friendly manner. And whenever I myself had doubts about any
particular weakness in my dissertation, I could be sure he had already identified it. Finally,
my thanks go to Prof. Dr. Christoph Lechner who – without having a formal role in my dis-
sertation – never hesitated to challenge my thoughts and provide helpful feedback.
This commonly used method of procuring furniture and equipment, requires a pool of
qualified, interested bidders and clear, detailed specifications in order to achieve the
desired result. Since the paperwork required is substantial, it calls for more effort by the
bidding agency, and sometimes discourages prospective bidders. The open advertisement
policy, typical of competitive bidding, can attract bidders who lack the experience,
expertise, and financial stability required for this highly specialized type of project.
PVC tubing, creating the effect of diaphanous
surfaces of flowing plastic hair that create shade and
accommodate program. The sensuous lines are a
constructive solution that cumulatively define the
larger surfaces and representationally echo the digital
method that made them. That is, the lines define
the physical surface in the same way that embedded
surface curves, or isoparms, make up a digitally ruled
or lofted, one.
Massie's method coordinates well with
conventional building materials.
The module then describes how to use data binding so that the contents of the
XML data island can be displayed in data-consuming HTML elements. The
module describes both tabular binding (where the entire contents of the
recordset are displayed at the same time in a table) and current-record data
binding (where only the current record in the recordset is displayed).
Some students may already be familiar with the concept of data binding in
Dynamic HTML, but be aware that this might be an entirely new concept for
Eckhart Tolle is emerging as one of today's most inspiring teachers. In The Power of Now , already a word-of-mouth bestseller in Canada, the author describes his transition from despair to self-realization soon after his 29th birthday. Tolle took another ten years to understand this transformation, during which time he evolved a philosophy that has parallels in Buddhism, relaxation techniques, and meditation theory but is also eminently practical.
This module describes how to create and use Microsoft XML schemas to
validate XML documents. Students have already been introduced to the concept
of validation in Module 2, ìOverview of XML Technologies.î In that module,
we introduced the need for validation, showed the syntax of simple Document
Type Definitions (DTDs), and briefly mentioned the use of XML schemas as
the preferred alternative to DTDs.
The risk management processes described in this book had their genesis well over 20 years ago when I accepted a position at the University of Southampton. There I met and worked with Dr Chris Chapman, already an acknowledged expert in project risk, with an established relationship with BP and an extensive client base in Canada. Chris involved me in his consulting activities in North America, primarily associated with quantitative risk analyses of large projects in the hydroelectric and the oil and gas industries....
The gyro compass which has already been in use for more than 50 years, is an indispensable aid in navigation, for it provides navigators with essential bearing. The TG-100 Gyro Compass described in this manual has been developed and manufactured by the Tokyo Keiki Co., Ltd. and is based on superior techiques gained from the manufacture of more than 2500 gyro compass
The College Board is an association of colleges and
schools that makes the exam. It retains the Educational
Testing Service (ETS®) to develop and administer the
SAT. You may already be familiar with ETS; they also
write and administer the Advanced Placement (AP®)
tests as well as the PSAT/NMSQT® you may have taken
as a junior and/or sophomore. The ETS has a distinc-
tive style of writing ﬁve-choice (or multiple-choice) and
grid-in questions, which makes it easy to describe and
analyze the kinds of questions you are likely to see on
This book describes high-speed precision motion control technologies which
are developed and applied to hard disk drives (HDDs). The first feature of
this book is that all the editors and the authors are engineers and professors
who are directly engaged in the study and development of HDD servo control.
Each author describes the control technologies that he developed, and most of
these technologies have already been successfully applied to mass production
A step-by-step guide on how to use Python for CGI scripting, GUI development, network programming, and much more!
Organizations such as NASA, Hewlett-Packard, and Xerox have already discovered the power that Python has to offer. This multipurpose development language can be used on virtually every platform, from Windows and Linux to OS/2 and Amiga. With its unique task-oriented approach, this book explores the language basics and then describes how to quickly begin using it for development work.
This document describes how to more securely install, configure, and administer the
Microsoft Exchange Server and associated clients. The focus of these documents is
Exchange Server 5.0 and 5.5, the Exchange Client, and the Outlook 97 and Outlook 98
clients. Please note that discussions regarding Exchange Server 5.5 assume service
pack 1 (or later) has been installed. Exchange 2000 and Outlook 2000 guidance is under
A. Installing Mac OS X 10.5 If your computer came with Mac OS X 10.5 already installed on it, you can skip this appendix—for now. But if you're running an earlier version of the Mac OS and want to savor the Leopard experience, this appendix describes how to install the new operating system on your Mac
Chapter 5: Building Websites
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A few other important head elements need to be discussed. The title element (which has already made several appearances in these pages), the style element, and the base element are described in the following sections along with one of the most useful elements in the document head—the comment.
The site visitors don’t see them, and the robots ignore them, but they will be of enormous help to the next web author or programmer who has to work on the page. Comments can even be...
In this chapter, we study the mathematical structure of a simple one-period model of a
financial market. We consider a finite number of assets. Their initial prices at time t = 0 are known, their future prices at time t = 1 are described as random variables on some
probability space. Trading takes place at time t = 0. Already in this simple model,
some basic principles of mathematical finance appear very clearly. In Section 1.2, we
single out those models which satisfy a condition of market efficiency: There are no
trading opportunities which yield a profit without any downside risk.
Describes the 64-kbps PCM voice coding technique. In
G.711, encoded voice is already in the correct format
for digital voice delivery in the PSTN or through PBXs.
Described in the ITU-T standard in its G-series
The idea of templates in C++ is more than ten years old. C++ templates were already documented in 1990 in the
"Annotated C++ Reference Manual" or so-called "ARM" (see [EllisStroustrupARM]) and they had been described
before that in more specialized publications. However, well over a decade later we found a dearth of literature that
concentrates on the fundamental concepts and advanced techniques of this fascinating, complex, and powerful C++
feature. We wanted to address this issue and decided to write the book about templates (with perhaps a slight lack of
• This chapter aims to provide additional information on several techniques of metal forming processes other than those conventional process already mentioned in previous chapters. • The requirements for the process selection will be added, which are based on advantages and disadvantages of each type of non-conventional metal forming processes.