action study
In cancer prevention clinical trials, a study that focuses on finding out whether actions people take can prevent cancer.

English dictionary of cancer terms . 2015.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Action study — In cancer prevention clinical trials, action study is a study that focuses on finding out whether actions people take can prevent cancer …   Wikipedia

  • study — studiable, adj. studier, n. /stud ee/, n., pl. studies, v., studied, studying. n. 1. application of the mind to the acquisition of knowledge, as by reading, investigation, or reflection: long hours of study. 2. the cultivation of a particular… …   Universalium

  • Action research — is a reflective process of progressive problem solving led by individuals working with others in teams or as part of a community of practice to improve the way they address issues and solve problems. Action research can also be undertaken by… …   Wikipedia

  • Action (comics) — Action was a controversial weekly British comic book that was published by IPC Magazines, starting in February 1976.Concerns over the comic s violent content saw it withdrawn from sale in October 1976. It reappeared the following month, in toned… …   Wikipedia

  • Action Assembly — Theory is a communication theory that emphasizes psychological and social influences on human action. The goal is to examine and describe the links between the cognition and behavior how an individual s thoughts get transformed into actions.… …   Wikipedia

  • Action for Global Health — Action for Global Health1. IntroductionAction for Global Health has been formed by 15 non governmental organisations and charities in 2006. Current partners are based in Brussels, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK (see below for more… …   Wikipedia

  • action learning — UK US noun [U] ► HR a training process used by companies and organizations in which employees get into groups to study their own actions and experience in order to help them get better at their job: »The company reinforces formal training with… …   Financial and business terms

  • Study in Still Life — is a witty satirical short story by science fiction author Eric Frank Russell. It depicts one man s struggle to outwit a choking bureaucracy, and come out ahead. It was first published in Astounding Science Fiction magazine in January… …   Wikipedia

  • Action potential — In physiology, an action potential is a short lasting event in which the electrical membrane potential of a cell rapidly rises and falls, following a consistent trajectory. Action potentials occur in several types of animal cells, called… …   Wikipedia

  • Study circle — A study circle is a small group of people who meet multiple times to discuss an issue. Study circles may be formed to discuss anything from politics to religion to hobbies. They are differentiated from clubs by their focus on exploring an issue… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”