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Administration

1. The implementation and management of a policy. A company's senior officers (such as the board of directors) set the policies and its managers (and sometimes the officers themselves) are responsible for administration.

2. In an estate, the management of the assets of a decedent until they are discharged to his/her heirs.

administration

see MANAGEMENT.
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In group 1, moxifloxacin was administered intravenously in the right brachial vein; in group 2, by intramuscular injection in the leg muscle; and in group 3, by oral administration into the crop by means of a feeding tube and a syringe.
1-6) With recent evidence suggesting increased resistance to metronidazole in such patients, oral administration of vancomycin is currently regarded as standard therapy for C difficile colitis.
After oral administration of terbinafine, the maximum concentration for the remaining 5 fed birds ranged from 109 to 671 ng/mL, half-life ranged from 6 to 13.
The 15- minute intravenous infusion of Keppra offers an alternative for patients who find oral administration difficult or temporarily not feasible.
Two common regimens for emergency contraception may be as effective when administered vaginally at twice the dose of oral administration, Dr.
Haft got no further treatment; the others were treated with one of the following: a paw dipped in tincture of iodine or povidone iodine (an over-the-counter germicidal solution), skin swabbing with tincture of iodine (some with a covering bandage) or oral administration of potassium iodide.
Black cumin oil (BCO, Origo "100% natural Black Cumin Seed Oil," Turkey) was given to colitis + black cumin oil group by oral administration during 3 days, 5 min after colitis induction.
Objective--To determine pharmacokinetics after IV and oral administration of a single dose of tramadol hydrochloride to Hispaniolan Amazon parrots (Amazona ventralis).