How to use Sci in a sentence
Pakistan SCI Pakistan, an SCI Group, is running a free dispensary in Lahore, catering to around 20 people per day.
The SCI is a collaborative project to assist countries in sub Saharan Africa control schistosomiasis and intestinal helminths.
The nature of the accident itself provides an indication of the risk of SCI.
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People with SCI whose spinal reflexes are not functioning are said to have flaccid paralysis.Advertisement
These can sound very natural, very dark, very twee, or very sci fi.
Then they lost "sci," and had nothing but "ens" ("that schrew, Riches and geir").
This page gives an overview of all articles in the 1911 Brittanica which are alphabetized under Sci to Sed.
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Any person aggrieved by the SCI may apply to the High Court for a judicial review of the decision to adopt the SCI.Advertisement
The EdenPURE heater is an advanced quartz infrared portable heater built and marketed by Suarez Corporation Industries (SCI), headquartered in Canton, Ohio.
Spinal cord injury (SCI) is damage to the spinal cord that results in a loss of function such as mobility or feeling.
In most SCI cases, the spinal cord is intact, but the damage to it results in loss of function.
The types of disability associated with SCI thus depend directly on the type and severity of the injury, the level of the cord at which the injury occurs, and the nerve fiber pathways that are damaged.
For infants, motor vehicle crash is the leading cause of SCI.Advertisement
Any child who has experienced significant trauma to the head, back, or neck should be medically evaluated for the possibility of SCI.
The possibility of SCI is usually suspected in anyone with significant trauma to the head and/or neck.
A person suspected of having a spinal cord injury should not be moved and treatment of SCI begins with immobilization, commonly achieved by enclosing the cervical spine in a rigid collar and use of rigid backboards.
Immobilization prevents further injuries to the cord at the scene of the injury and has helped reduce worsening of any neurological SCI injury.
Neural prostheses are used to compensate for lost function resulting from SCI.Advertisement
Functional goals are a realistic expectation of activities that a person with SCI eventually should be able to do with a particular level of injury.
They help the patient with SCI learn new ways to manage his/her daily activities and stay healthy.
Many hospitals have SCI units geared to help patients develop their independence, and SCI treatment centers are operational in several states with special programs for children.
The SCI units include kitchens and laundry facilities and other equipment so that patients can learn independent living skills, such as cooking meals or ironing clothes.
Most SCI units have recreational therapists on staff to show kids how to play wheelchair basketball, volleyball, and tennis, as well as specially adapted games.Advertisement
Because of the changes that occur in the body after SCI, parents need to understand the role that nutrition can play in the overall health of a child following a spinal cord injury.
Pressure ulcers are always a concern to individuals with SCI and a diet high in protein, vitamins, and minerals is recommended to promote skin healing.
Individuals with SCI may be prone to developing calcium stones.
The loss of normal bladder function after SCI places an individual at risk for urinary tract infection.
After SCI, the metabolic rate is usually lower.Advertisement
After rehabilitation, the ideal body weight of a person with SCI is lower than for a nondisabled individual.
The prognosis of SCI depends on the location and extent of injury.
Although SCI often results in permanent disability, rehabilitation can maximize the level of function and help patients adapt and lead independent, productive lives.
According to the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, mortality from SCI is influenced by several factors, the most important being the severity of associated injuries.
In most cases, SCI requires that the home be modified to be fully accessible to the injured child.Advertisement
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His book "Make Label Contact" (SCI Book Publishing), a reference guide aimed towards musicians for record companies and demo submissions is widely considered to be a great guide for any musician.
Generally speaking, scientific plausibility is the hallmark of SF (see Sci Fi for a discussion of genre terminology).
Stargate SG-1 was a Canadian-American science fiction series that aired for five years (1997-2002) on Showtime before moving to the then Sci Fi network for a final five seasons (2002-2007).
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Younger sci fi fans are going to find this hard to believe, but for some older fans, there is (or was) some controversy over what to call science fiction.
The future of Stargate is in question today, as SCI FI Channel has cancelled the long-running Stargate SG-1, Multichannel News reported today and a GateWorld source has confirmed.
Aside from these classic sci fi films and series, the network began to air "second run" programming - that is, acquiring the rights to series after they'd been cancelled by the original networks.
Another original, Stargate SG-1 has become the longest-running sci fi series in the history of television.
In 1995 the Sci Fi Channel launched "the Dominion" (later changed to SciFi.com) which was a web site devoted to not only the programming on the SciFi channel but also to science fiction in general.Advertisement
Aside from airing episode synopses (and sometimes entire episodes) the channel also features news of the science fiction world on the "Sci Fi Wire" and has won many awards (including the Hugo and Nebula) for fiction published online.
Battlestar Galactica airs on the Sci Fi channel and is available for purchase on DVD.
This type of demon appeared in the Sci Fi original series The Dresden Files.
LoveToKnow Sci Fi thanks Kevin Anderson for his time in providing readers and fans with his feedback and advice about being a Science Fiction author, and LTK will be following his future endeavors closely.
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Alaina Huffman on Stargate Universe (SGU) visited Dallas for the Women in Sci Fi Convention in January.