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CDC

See: Commonwealth Development Corp

Commonwealth Development Corporation

An international aid organization established by the British government after the Second World War to aid in post-war development. It has since been partially privatized and assists in international development in various parts of the world. See also: DFID.
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Julie Fishman Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (1999) Tobacco use among middle and high school students--Florida, 1998 and 1999.
(1.) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Preventing emerging infectious diseases.
(12.) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines--2002.
Expanded chlamydia screening has resulted in decreases in prevalence among women in sites monitored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Tobacco Use Inventory questions were adopted from the 1995 National College Health Risk Behavior Survey as designed by the Division of Adolescent and School Health, a division of the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Douglas et al., 1997).
The protocol required the laboratorian to communicate directly with the clinician, using a script with questions based on criteria established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to determine the medical necessity for testing (9,10).
CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention), 1997, Immunization of health-care workers: recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and the Hospital Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC).
In response to increasing HIV incidence in some communities and stabilizing rates of HIV-related morbidity and mortality, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has announced a new initiative aimed at preventing spread of the disease.
Young children often exhibit higher concentrations of pollutants such as lead, cotinine, and pesticides because of differences in metabolism, mouthing behaviors, and respiratory rates [Bearer 1995; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 2003].
Address for correspondence: Tanja Popovic, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mailstop D50, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA; email: txpl@cdc.gov
EPA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, all of which have contributed significantly to the marked decrease in blood lead levels that has been such a major public health advance.

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