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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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A possible model of the abstracting process is presented in Figure 1.
In Texas, if a provider is not compliant within the six-month window, the state performs the abstracting function for the provider organization, which can be quite costly.
Simba Information released a new business brief covering the latest information and analysis concerning the STM Abstracting & Indexing marketplace at the 2005 National Federation for Abstracting and Indexing Services (NFAIS) Annual Conference.
Quantim Abstracting is an enterprise-wide information collection tool that facilitates the capture of patient financial and clinical data from multiple sources.
Wendy Stoklosa, RHIT, CTR and Registry Coordinator for Kaleida Health System explained the situation facing the five hospital group, "The CDC-developed and NY State-provided abstracting product cannot be networked.