TITLE

Levey-Jennings chart

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1234
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Levey-Jennings chart" is presented. It refers to a graphical representation of control data, arranged in chronological order, that shows a mean or target value and one or more sets of acceptable limits. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21234093

 

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