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Abstract

A brief summary at the beginning of an article, paper, or presentation. Abstracts are commonly associated with academia; for example, an economics professor may attach an abstract to a publication. However, it may also be used with a business presentation.
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This is collected in a large compendium that the abstracter uses in reviewing the chart.
The empirical formula and density calculated by the abstracter are very slightly different from those given by the authors.
Patient presentation data, including admission ECG, were abstracted before the in-hospital course and outcome data were known to the abstracter.
The process is aided in the Eiffel environment by a variant of the short class abstracter.
I have had the good fortune of working in various roles in the publishing industry, including a stint as an indexer and abstracter for the ERIC Clearinghouse.
The bill removes an unnecessary licensing requirement for abstracters in Nebraska.