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AcronymDefinition
PEDPediatrics
PEDPediatrician
PEDPedestrian
PEDPedestal
PEDPhysical Education
PEDPIN Entry Device
PEDPerformance Enhancing Drug
PEDPedorthist (healthcare footwear specialist)
PEDPersonal Electronic Device
PEDPorcine Epidemic Diarrhea
PEDPôle Européen de Développement (French)
PEDParole Eligibility Date (UK criminal system)
PEDPigment Epithelial Detachment (age-related macular degeneration)
PEDParti de l'Environnement et du Développement (French: Environment and Development Party, Morocco)
PEDPeriod End Date
PEDPetroleum Exploration and Development (scientific journal)
PEDPre-Construction Engineering & Design (USACE)
PEDParoxysmal Exercise-Induced Dystonia
PEDPhase Error Detector
PEDPayload Element Developer (NASA)
PEDProcessing, Exploitation & Dissemination
PEDPersonal Entry Device
PEDPrimary Electrical Disease
PEDPlatform Equipment Deck (NASA)
PEDPre-Existing Damages
PEDProgram Element Description
PEDPrototype Engine Demonstration
PEDPlatform Edge Door (London underground)
PEDProgram Elements Document
PEDPetition Expiration Date
PEDProgram Entry Device
PEDProcurement Early Development
PEDProgrammable Encryption Device(s)
PEDTV Term Describing Pedestal Camera Mount
PEDProduction Engineering Division
PEDPrice Elasticity of Demand (economics)
PEDPressure Equipment Directive (EU)
PEDProject Engineering Documentation
PEDPreliminary Engineering Design
PEDProtective Equipment Decontamination
PEDProject Engineering and Design
PEDPhase Equilibrium Diagram
PEDPre-Employment Development (Canada)
PEDPrecision Engineering Division
PEDPyroelectric Detector
PEDProject Entropia Dollar (gaming, MMORPG)
PEDPublic Education Division (various organizations)
PEDProgram Evaluation Division (Ofice of Policy, Planning and Evaluation)
PEDPrimary Education Development (program; US Agency for International Development, Pakistan)
PEDPotential Energy Distribution
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Maps were created to visualize the spatial distribution of under-5 mortality and pediatrician density in 2010.
In states where philosophical exemptions are not allowed, pediatricians reported no refusals in a typical month more often than in states where exemptions are allowed (17% versus 8%, P = .
The good news is that the surveyed pediatricians are reporting a steady rate of vaccination among their patients in the last year.
2002) Pediatrician Counseling about preventive health topics: Results from the Physicians' Practices Survey, 1998-1999.
Some 83-86% of pediatricians always discussed reproductive health and sexual activity with teenage patients, and 54-62% routinely covered abstinence, contraception, condoms and STDs; however, just 18% asked about sexual orientation or identity at each visit.
We're grateful to the ADA Foundation for recognizing the importance of the role pediatricians can play in maintaining the oral health of young children," said Renee Jenkins, MD, FAAP, president of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
As a result, most pediatricians have been telling parents that diet isn't the problem, despite observations of many parents that certain foods, particularly chocolate, soda and other sweets, tend to make their kids bounce off the walls.
More parents have been refusing vaccines in recent years than a decade ago, according to surveys of pediatricians by the American Academy of Pediatrics.
children aged 0-17 years received their medical care from a primary care pediatrician, and 35% saw a family practice physician.
The patient saw her pediatrician 3 days later after becoming increasingly weak.
WHEN first-time mom Donna Parker realized she needed to find a pediatrician, four words immediately came to her mind: "I have no clue.