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To investigate stocks for potential investment according to a predetermined set of criteria. For example, an investor may screen stocks according to the lowest price, the most market capitalization, the most favorable price-earnings ratio, or any number of other variables. One may also combine criteria while screening stocks. The process is designed to help one make the best investment decisions, and is often accomplished with the help of a computer.

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the process of evaluating product ideas in terms of consumer acceptance, technical feasibility and cost. See NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
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"Efforts to both educate patients about requesting oral cancer screening in dental offices and adequately train dental professionals on culturally sensitive communications might be an effective means to increase oral cancer screening exams among minority high-risk populations," the authors write.
Following the launch of the company's MRI-based prostate cancer screening programme, almost 1,000 individuals have signed up and hundreds of men have been scanned, helping members detect prostate cancer and avoid unnecessary prostate biopsies.
Kiogora advised Meru residents to utilise cancer screening services offered in health facilities across the county.
Cross-sectional analyses of participation in cancer screening and use of hormone replacement therapy and medications in meat eaters and vegetarians: the EPIC-Oxford study.
Many countries are beginning to move away from cervical cancer screening with cytology or cotesting to programs built upon a foundation of primary HPV testing.
Kolasib, (Mizoram) [India] 26 Apr, ( ANI ): A Cancer Screening Mela was organized in Mizoram by the Health Department of Mizoram in collaboration with Public Foundation of India and National Health Mission under the humble initiative of Swasth Uttar Purv.
What is bowel cancer screening? Bowel cancer screening is a simple test that can be done privately at home.
Radiologists and pulmonary specialists explain to colleagues how to use the low-dose lung cancer screening computed tomography that is the first imaging technology to lower the risk of death from lung cancer.
Furthermore, attitudes toward health checkups, lack of resources, and fear and embarrassment were also reported as factors affecting breast cancer screening participation among Indian-Australian women (Kwok, Tranberg, & Lee, 2015).

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