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risk assessment

The identification and assessment of hazards (first two steps of risk management process).
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At Jai Health, he designed and developed Jai Heart, a genomicsbased risk estimation test for heart disease.
Multivariate risk estimation may help identify types of individuals who are likely to benefit from risk-reducing therapy across the spectrum of blood pressure.
The first, best known and most frequently used risk estimation system was developed by the Framingham Heart Study researchers in the USA.
Since then, new information has become available on exposure, toxicology, epidemiology, metabolism, pharmacokinetic modeling and risk estimation.
Like CCRIF s tropical cyclone and earthquake insurance, the excess rainfall product is parametric and estimates the impacts of heavy rain using satellite rainfall data from the Tropical Rainfall Measurement Mission (TRMM) and exposure from CCRIF s risk estimation database.
The findings do suggest that the number of nevi could be used as a marker of breast cancer risk, but it is unclear whether or how this information would improve risk estimation based on established risk factors.
Verisk Insurance Solutions has released the Class Insight ratio, a new capability to help carriers fine tune risk estimation for class-rated properties.
They showed that AVP is an easy method and it may be used for a noninvasive cardiovascular examination to improve cardiovascular risk estimation.
A possible source of error in the method of cancer risk estimation in patients with rheumatoid Arthritis.
Individually, each marker has only a slight impact on risk estimation, too small to be useful on its own, Easton said.
This model has been continuously revised and improved and the most recent second-generation model, the Multi-Peril Risk Estimation System aims to model the actual levels of hurricane and earthquake risks faced in the Caribbean.
Validation of the simple calculated osteoporosis risk estimation (SCORE) for patient selection for bone densitometry.

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