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Screen Stocks

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.

screening

the process of evaluating product ideas in terms of consumer acceptance, technical feasibility and cost. See NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT.
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Shiraz Smart Screening Software (SSSS) is an innovative tool for quality improvement in preventive screening health services.
Prostate cancer screening had the highest uptake of all preventive screening tests.
A claims analysis was done to determine whether the member had received any preventive screening after the interventions were sent.
Percentage distribution of self-reported preventive screening practices among Korean women in Santa Clara County, California, and all women in California-California Behavioral Risk Factor Survey, 1994 and 2002 1994 Korean women (N=414) % (95% CI ([section]) Ever had routine checkup 79.
The PHCs also offer preventive screening packages at discounted rates, including women's health, men's health, adolescent health and smoking cessation packages, to name a few.
The comprehensive preventive screening included hearing, dental, vertebrae curvature check-up (scoliosis), blood haemoglobin, urine and clinical examinations, in addition to the mandatory body mass index (BMI) and vision test.
This has implications for preventive screening and primary care," she said at the annual meeting of the Society for Investigative Dermatology.
Healthy men who regularly get preventive screening tests for prostate cancer should consider taking a drug to help ward off the disease, according to a new recommendation by leading US medical groups.
Kerr Drug is also stressing pharmacy services through its health care centers, which are located adjacent to its pharmacies in a number of stores and that provide a variety of preventive screening and testing services.
the world leader and specialist in bedside and point-of-care ultrasound, recognizes Life Line Screening for providing access to preventive screening services and encouraging millions of people to take a proactive approach to their health.
Patients are not aware that preventive screening colonoscopy prices vary by a factor of two to three in several areas.

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