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nonelective

(ˌnɒnɪˈlɛktɪv)
adj
relating to a position that is appointed and not filled by electionrelating to something that is required or mandatory
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Adj.1.nonelective - filled by appointment rather than by election; "a nonelective office"
appointed, appointive - subject to appointment
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This analysis takes into consideration the fact that some of the catheters were electively discontinued and some were nonelectively discontinued due to problems.
Catheters were then coded as having been removed either nonelectively because of problems or electively without problems.