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Post Mortem

A slang term for a meeting or series of meetings in which participants attempt to discover what went wrong with a failed project. For example, if a marketing campaign does not increase sales of a product, the company may conduct a post mortem to determine why it did not.
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La principal importancia del uso de cualquiera de estas tecnicas para los estudios postmortem son las facilidades que una y otra proporcionan, entregando datos fidedignos y tridimensionales de las estructuras corporales (17,19), guiando la obtencion de muestras biologicas, ofreciendo ademas la posibilidad de realizar una base de datos para futuras investigaciones entre otros especialistas, dada la capacidad de almacenamiento de la informacion(12).
The carcasses were transferred to a chilling room (2 [+ or -] 2[degrees]C) within 30 min postmortem. About 10 g of Longissimus dorsi (LD) muscle samples was cut from the same side of each carcass at 0.5, 3, 6, 12, and 24 h postmortem, snap-frozen in liquid nitrogen, and stored at -80[degrees] C until analysed.
Mr Yousif also stated that on January 18 the family's lawyer Nawaf Mohammed had requested a postmortem to be conducted and that the body of the deceased was under the family's care following that.
Rigor mortis, or postmortem rigidity, results from a chemical reaction that commences at death.
La consulta postmortem puede verse como el campo propio del trabajo creador y de permanente desarrollo del patologo, donde la contribucion original e innovadora sera siempre el resultado.
Although the patient had died before a late convalescent-phase serum sample could be obtained for a confident exclusion of SARS-CoV infection by serologic testing, the nasopharyngeal aspirate collected on admission and the postmortem lung tissue were negative for SARS-CoV by RT-PCR.
The remaining children were excluded because neither postmortem metabolic screening results nor stored postmortem blood were available.
We also determined DA concentrations in striatal, tissue obtained postmortem from similarly treated animals.
A postmortem examination was due to be carried out this afternoon to try to confirm the cause of death.
291)], however, there has been a series of judicial decisions addressing whether postmortem events have an effect on deductions from the gross estate.
In particular, the variety and maturity of insect larvae found on corpses can prove invaluable in the determination of the postmortem interval, the time elapsed since death.