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Scale

Payment of different rates of interest on CDs of varying maturities. A bank is said to "post a scale." Commercial paper dealers also post scales.

Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.

scale

The schedule of yields (or prices) at which a serial bond issue is offered to the public by the underwriter. The schedule reflects yields at the various maturities being offered. Also called offering scale. See also inverted scale, preliminary scale.

scale

The relationship between measurements on a plan or map and the dimensions of the physical object represented.One inch might represent 10 feet or 10 miles.Topographic maps contain two scales,one for distance and one for change in elevation.

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Improving the Glasgow Coma Scale score: motor score alone is a better predictor.
Reliability of the Glasgow Coma Scale when used by emergency physicians and paramedics.
Recovery was measured by comparing baseline Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS), Sensory Stimulation Assessment Measure (SSAM), Ranchos Los Amigos Level of Cognitive Functioning Scale (RLA), and Disability Rating Scale (DRS) scores to ending scores between those who received SSP and those who did not.
Perhaps the most striking aspect of our case is the mildness of the patient's presentation, as evidenced by her initial score of 14 on the Glasgow Coma Scale.
The Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) has been the gold standard for assessing a patient's level of consciousness (LOC) and acute changes in neurological status since it was developed in 1974.
Since its introduction into the literature in 1974, the Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS) has been widely used as a measure to record the level of consciousness in a number of patient populations, and particularly in patients who have sustained a TBI.
With improvements on the Glasgow Coma Scale during her current admission, it became apparent that the patient was profoundly depressed, so she was treated with mirtazapine.
An extended Glasgow Coma Scale (GCS-E) with enhanced sensitivity to mild brain injury.
In an open-label study, investigators reported on four patients, aged 24-35 years, who had suffered a TBI with an initial Glasgow Coma Scale of 3-8 (Arch.
In this open label, Phase II pilot study being conducted at Virginia Commonwealth University, Oxycyte is administered to patients with severe traumatic brain injury and a Glasgow Coma Scale score of 3-9.
Examples of Behavioral Scales Available Publication Country Scale Name Year (City) Structure Glasgow Coma Scale 1974 England 15 items divided in (GCS; Teasdale & (Glasgow) 3 subscales: eyes Jennett, 1974) opening, verbal response, and motor response.
On the Glasgow Coma Scale, an injury causing less than 30 minutes of altered consciousness is deemed mild.

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