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Analysis

The practice of examining information to determine what conclusions it indicates,. The information observed in analysis depends on the type of analysis being conducted. For example, technical analysis uses statistics to determine future price movements of securities, while fundamental analysis looks at indicators of a company's intrinsic value. Analysis may involve qualitative or quantitative information, or both. Most forms of analysis have both strengths and weaknesses.
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Second, students were specifically instructed in the steps required for effective analyses (i.
A major interest of NIDDK is supporting secondary data analyses in the causes, burden, natural history, and treatment and medical care of overweight and obesity, including analyses of behavioral/environmental factors that may be predictive of long term weight maintenance or prevention of weight gain.
Moreover, she continues, analysts need to weigh the trade-offs of re-mesh time for different types of analyses, mesh accuracy, processing time, and other factors against the "accuracy" of results.
The instrument also has a touch-screen interface so operators can carry out single-key stroke analyses as well as print out optional certificates, statistical process control reports and change correction functions.
These analyses, using a technique known as multiple regression, are usually conducted at a single point in time.
The spatial statistic, s analyses clearly yielded a nonrandom distribution of HGE within the 12-town area.
The future of all DNA analyses looks promising as techniques for smaller-scale and higher-throughput testing become available.
The patient's laboratory results included hair analyses performed on four different occasions over a 26-month period, all of which were purported to reveal substantially elevated lead concentrations.
Green sand analyses at two foundries provide a way to determine the extent of agglomeration, helping to solve defects and evaluate material or equipment changes to your sand.

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