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Acute Health Effect (Definition) - Chemistry - About.com
Jun 23, 2014 ... Definition: The acute health effect is the effect caused by the initial exposure of a hazardous chemical on a human or animal body. When a ...
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Acute - Definition of the Medical Term - Surgery - About.com
Apr 28, 2014 ... ... definition. Find out what acute means and why it matters in medicine. ... An example of an acute illness is a heart attack. ... Health Slideshows.
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The Definitions of Acute and Subacute - Patient Empowerment
Jun 10, 2014 ... definition of the words acute and subacute. ... Patient Empowerment Glossary · Money Matters: Managing Medical Costs and Health Insurance ...
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Acute Pain - Definition of Acute Pain - Dying, Funerals & Grief
Jun 25, 2014 ... Definition of acute pain. ... Acute pain is pain that comes on quickly and usually lasts a short time. It serves as a warning of ... Health Slideshows.
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R.I.C.E. Is Common Treatment Prescribed for Acute Injury
Jun 27, 2014 ... Rest; Ice; Compression; Elevation. These four components are prescribed by many health professionals for early treatment of acute soft tissue ...
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Acute - Acute Definition - What is Acute? - Cancer - About.com
Sep 3, 2013 ... Learn the medical definition of the term acute, which is used many medical settings. ... The opposite of acute is chronic. ... Health Slideshows.
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Acute Stress - Stress Management - About.com
Jun 1, 2014 ... The Definition Of Acute Stress, With Related Information—From The Stress ... Stress and Your Health: How Stress Affects Your Immune System ...
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Acute Orthopedic Injury - Orthopedics - About.com
Jul 15, 2014 ... An acute injury is a problem that occurs following a single event. Acute refers to ... Acute injuries in orthopedics include: ... Health Slideshows.
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What Is an Acute Abdomen? - Surgery - About.com
Oct 1, 2014 ... Find out what the term acute abdomen means. ... Acute Abdomen: What Is It? .... Your Most Embarrassing Health Questions Finally Answered.
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Definition of Acute Stroke - About.com
Jun 9, 2014 ... When speaking about stroke, doctors often use the term "acute stroke" to refer to a stroke that has just occurred (within ... Health Slideshows.
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