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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.
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Scale

The range of prices at which an underwriter offers to place with investors a serial bond, where the individual bonds have different maturities.
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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.
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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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Assessing pain in critically ill sedated patients by using a behavioral pain scale. Crit Care Med.
Additionally, pain scale by using NPRS was a subjective assessment even though pain perception is subjective for each patient.
FLACC scores reported indicated a highly correlational relationship with the 0 to 10 and COMFORT pain scales values (p = 0.963 and p = 0.849) (VoepelLewis et al., 2010).
Numeric rating score and visual pain scale did not demonstrate any significant difference in pain severity on postoperative days and follow-up visits between both groups (p>0.
When compared with pre-and post-treatment, significant reduction in pain scale and modest improvement in vibration perception occurred with electrotherapy.
All staff are trained to (a) reference Ron's Symptom/Condition/Treatment Chart for appropriate treatment strategies based on Ron's symptoms (e.g., message back), (b) use the Individualized Behavioral Pain Scale to determine the intensity of pain and appropriate staff responses (e.g., reduce demands, pain medication), and (c) refer to Ron's log and the medication list to determine when Ron should receive medication and document his medication intake to prevent over- or under-dosages.
Third, the abstracts of each remaining article were screened and only abstracts including a description of the development of an observational pain scale for children were retained.
The Visual Analogue Pain Scale Was Used to Assess Pain Severity.
All complaints and lab results before and after surgery are recorded, including pain intensity, gender, analgesic use, levels of hemoglobin, pain scale before and after the use of analgesics.