Background: We undertook a randomized controlled trial to ascertain if single-incision laparoscopic cholecystectomy (SILC
) was more beneficial for reducing postoperative pain than traditional laparoscopic cholecystectomy (TLC).
However, to find results that are representative of a population of interest it is necessary to work with a sample of representative households, such as those contained in SILC
, rather than working with a set of selected example family types.
Since 2006 TurkStat has published Relative Poverty (RP) ratios based on the SILC
. The RP is also a monetary measure defining the poor as individuals having an income -- adjusted by household scale -- below 60 percent of the national median income.
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In order to examine this question, and to provide a more up-to-date database for modelling of tax and welfare policies, we have created a tax-benefit model database using the CSO's Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC
El resultado tambien lo tenemos a la vista: el SILC
, Sistema (electronico) de Informacion de la Literatura Colombiana.
) (TASE: SILC
) has signed and closed the acquisition of Denmark-based application acceleration solutions provider Fiberblaze A/S for approximately USD 10m in cash, the company said.
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In more recent years, the model has been redeveloped to use data from the CSO's Survey on Income and Living Conditions (SILC
)--first based on data for the year 2005, and now based on the most recent year currently available, 2008.
Economic development in Cyprus is slowly but surely fostering increased social cohesion, Finance Minister Harris Georgiades said in a written statement on Tuesday, after the results of an EU-wide survey on income and living conditions (Silc
) showed figures he claims are at pre-crisis levels.
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