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Yellow discoloration of skin and eyes due to elevated blood levels of bilirubin.

- Browse Related Terms: Anemia, Cerebral malaria, Defervescence, Erythrocyte, G6PD deficiency, Hematocrit, Hematologic, Hemoglobin, Hemolysis, Induced malaria, Jaundice, Parasitemia, Recrudescence

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Coverage that is offered to an employee (and often his or her family) by an employer.

- Browse Related Terms: COBRA, COBRA coverage, Employer Choice, Employee Choice, Employer Contribution, Employer or Union Retiree Plans, Flexible Benefits Plan, Fully Insured Job-based Plan, Group Health Plan, Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), Job-based Health Plan, Large Group Health Plan, Medicare Hospital Insurance Tax, Premium, Self-insured, Self-Insured Plan, Small Employer, Third Party Administrator (TPA), Wellness Programs, Worker's compensation

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A statistical model for characterizing cancer trends which uses statistical criteria to determine how many times and when the trends in incidence or mortality rates have changed. The results of joinpoint are given as calendar year ranges, and the annual percent change (APC) in the rates over each period.

- Browse Related Terms: Age-Conditional Risk, Annual Percent Change (APC), Confidence Interval, Incidence Rate, Joinpoint, Joinpoint Software, Lifetime Risk, Percent Change, Probability, Probability of Developing Cancer, Probability of Dying of Cancer, Spatial Correlation, statistically significant, Trends Over Time

All > Healthcare > Medicine > Cancer > Cancer Statistics

Statistical software for the analysis of trends using a regression model that describes trends by a sequence of straight line segments, connected at "joinpoints" where significant changes in trend have been calculated.

- Browse Related Terms: Age-Conditional Risk, Annual Percent Change (APC), Confidence Interval, Incidence Rate, Joinpoint, Joinpoint Software, Lifetime Risk, Percent Change, Probability, Probability of Developing Cancer, Probability of Dying of Cancer, Spatial Correlation, statistically significant, Trends Over Time