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Passive Range Of Motion -- See Range of Motion, Articular


The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
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Passive Smoking -- See Tobacco Smoke Pollution


Contamination of the air by tobacco smoke.
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Pasteur Louis 1822 1895 : Dubos, RenĂ© J.  1950 1
 

Pasteurization -- See Also Sterilization


The destroying of all forms of life, especially microorganisms, by heat, chemical, or other means.
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Pastoral Care   60
Pastoral Care Essays   1975 1
Pastoral Care Great Britain   2001 1
Pastoral Care History   1975 1
Pastoral Care Methods   2
Pastoral Care United States : Holifield, E. Brooks.  1983 1
Pastoral Counseling   1995 1
 

Patellar Ligament -- See Also Anterior Cruciate Ligament


A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.
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Patent Medicine -- See Nonprescription Drugs


Medicines that can be sold legally without a DRUG PRESCRIPTION.
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Patent Medicines -- See Nonprescription Drugs


Medicines that can be sold legally without a DRUG PRESCRIPTION.
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Patents As Topic   3
Patents As Topic Ethics : Washington, Harriet A.  2011 1
Patents As Topic United States   2004 1
Paternal Behavior   2
Paternal Behavior Popular Works : Sears, Robert W.  2006 1
Paternal Deprivation   6
Paternal Deprivation United States Popular Works : Blankenhorn, David.  1995 1
 

Paternal Exposure -- See Also Maternal Exposure


Exposure of the female parent, human or animal, to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents in the environment or to environmental factors that may include ionizing radiation, pathogenic organisms, or toxic chemicals that may affect offspring. It includes pre-conception maternal exposure.
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Paternal Inheritance : Edelstein, Jean Hannah,  2018 1
  Paternalism -- 2 Related Mesh Subjects   2
 

Paternity -- See Also DNA Fingerprinting


A technique for identifying individuals of a species that is based on the uniqueness of their DNA sequence. Uniqueness is determined by identifying which combination of allelic variations occur in the individual at a statistically relevant number of different loci. In forensic studies, RESTRICTION FRAGMENT LENGTH POLYMORPHISM of multiple, highly polymorphic VNTR LOCI or MICROSATELLITE REPEAT loci are analyzed. The number of loci used for the profile depends on the ALLELE FREQUENCY in the population.
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Paternity Leave -- See Parental Leave


The authorized absence from work of either parent prior to and after the birth of their child. It includes also absence because of the illness of a child or at the time of the adoption of a child. It does not include leave for care of siblings, parents, or other family members: for this FAMILY LEAVE is available.
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Pathogen Host Interaction -- See Host-Pathogen Interactions


The interactions between a host and a pathogen, usually resulting in disease.
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Pathogenicity -- See Virulence


The degree of pathogenicity within a group or species of microorganisms or viruses as indicated by case fatality rates and/or the ability of the organism to invade the tissues of the host. The pathogenic capacity of an organism is determined by its VIRULENCE FACTORS.
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Pathogenicity Anopheles Africa   2
Pathogenicity Bacteria   2
Pathogenicity Bacteria Popular Works : Bakalar, Nick.  2003 1
Pathogenicity Ebolavirus   2016 1
Pathogenicity Ebolavirus Popular Works : Quammen, David,  2014 1
Pathogenicity Enterobacteriaceae   2000 1
 

Pathogenicity Factor -- See Virulence Factors


Those components of an organism that determine its capacity to cause disease but are not required for its viability per se. Two classes have been characterized: TOXINS, BIOLOGICAL and surface adhesion molecules that effect the ability of the microorganism to invade and colonize a host. (From Davis et al., Microbiology, 4th ed. p486)
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Pathogenicity Factors -- See Virulence Factors


Those components of an organism that determine its capacity to cause disease but are not required for its viability per se. Two classes have been characterized: TOXINS, BIOLOGICAL and surface adhesion molecules that effect the ability of the microorganism to invade and colonize a host. (From Davis et al., Microbiology, 4th ed. p486)
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Pathogenicity Fungi Laboratory Manuals : Larone, Davise Honig,  2011 1
Pathogenicity Hiv 1 Africa : Pepin, Jacques,  2011 1
Pathogenicity Hiv Popular Works : Quammen, David,  2015 1
Pathogenicity Nipah Virus   2016 1
Pathogenicity Oncogenic Viruses   2
Pathogenicity Prions : Ingram, Jay.  2013 1
Pathogenicity Retroviridae : Sugiyama, Taketoshi.  2009 1
Pathogenicity Viruses   3
Pathogenicity Viruses Popular Works : Bakalar, Nick.  2003 1
Pathogenicity Zika Virus   2016 1
 

Pathogens Blood Borne -- See Blood-Borne Pathogens


Infectious organisms, including pathogenic bacteria, viruses, and fungi, that are present in the BLOOD.
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Pathologic Processes   6
Pathological Conditions Signs And Symptoms   4
 

Pathological Gambling -- See Gambling


An activity distinguished primarily by an element of risk in trying to obtain a desired goal, e.g., playing a game of chance for money.
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