07:55 Apr 4, 2018
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French to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Cardiology / procedure log
French term or phrase: B/B

I have the following in a procedure log for a coronary angiography:

"08-Oximétrie fait, Courbe - B/B"

Does any one know what "B/B" stands for?
could it be Bruit/Bruit?


joanna menda
Local time: 03:05

Summary of answers provided
3See explanation (Bezier and B-spline curves)
Summary of reference entries provided
BB curve



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Reference: BB curve

Reference information:
Figure 3: These are represented by tangents drawn parallel to apropriate segments of the curve and identified as B1 and B2 - https://books.google.pt/books?id=EUoIBgAAQBAJ&pg=PT135&lpg=P...
Receiver operating characteristics curve analysis of the GP-BB level for predicting myocardial infarction revealed the area under the curve value as 0.82 (SE 0.04; 95% CI 0.78-0.85). - https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21947984
cardiac markers, glycogen phosphorylase BB (GPBB) is of particular interest as it is increased in the early - https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s12291-017-0685-y

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