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Graph

A representation of numbers signifying different data sets. Graphs are vitally important in tracking past performance of economic data with the aim of predicting its future behavior. For example, a government agency may create a graph of unemployment claims over time. If claims have trended downward, the agency may predict that unemployment may remain low. Graphs are also crucial for technical analysts, who use them to track securities' performance to help make investment decisions. Graphs are also known as charts.

chart

Data displayed in a diagrammatic manner, often to show relationships between different sets of numbers. Charts are used to observe the historical values of variables and, frequently, to spot trends that may provide insights for use in projecting future values. Also called graph. See also bar chart, candlestick chart, line chart, point-and-figure chart.
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The "doctor's visit" is a new feature in the health chart section of the site.
The Company is at an advanced stage in the development of a web-enabled kiosk that will allow consumers to have their vital-signs measurements automatically downloaded into their personal health chart on Lifeclinic.
The Company also intends to offer a web-enabled vital-signs monitoring e-kiosk in the first half of 2000 that will allow consumers to measure their vital signs and to have those measurements downloaded automatically into their personal health chart at Lifeclinic.
Uniek EMR converts paper records to EMR, manages the clinical operations of the correctional facilities, and provides dynamic digital storage of inmate health charts with robust functionality to track inmates' demographics, history, test results, and much more.
This is National Apple Day, celebrating a fruit that has been acclaimed top of the health charts.
It utilized the data that was available from personal health charts in general practice primary health service units and occupational medicine units.