Endpunkte

English translation: end point

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German term or phrase:Endpunkt
English translation:end point

14:24 Feb 8, 2001
German to English translations [PRO]
Medical - Medical: Pharmaceuticals
German term or phrase: Endpunkte
The primary "Endpunkte" of a clinical trial were a reduction in liver size, improved heart function etc
Jayne White
Local time: 14:19
primary end points
Explanation:
Yes, the expression is commonly used in reputable MEDICAL JOURNALS :

The primary end points for analyses were new adenomas identified after the first of these two follow-up examinations. (The New England Journal of Medicine)

OR: The study compared primary end points (nonfatal myocardial infarction, death, congestive heart failure, stroke, and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest) in a group of patients assigned to admission to a CPU and a group assigned to routine hospital admission.

OR:
The primary end points were 3-hour pulmonary catheter wedge pressure (PCWP;
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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 15:19
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Summary of answers provided
naendpoints
Ulrike Lieder (X)
naendpoint
Evi Wollinger
naend points
Ulrike Lieder (X)
naprimary end points
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
naultimate goal/aim
Elisa Capelão
naendpunkte
robl
naaim,goal,purpose,objective
Elisa Capelão


  

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4 mins
aim,goal,purpose,objective


Explanation:
just that in my opinion


    Lngenscheidts
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 14:19
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese

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Ulrike Lieder (X)
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8 mins
ultimate goal/aim


Explanation:
its me again...just want to suggest that the word ultimate shoud be used here...


    Lang.
Elisa Capelão
Local time: 14:19
Native speaker of: Native in PortuguesePortuguese

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54 mins
endpunkte


Explanation:
The primary "findings" of a clinical trial were a reduction in liver size, improved heart function, etc...

robl

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Andy Lemminger

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1 hr
primary end points


Explanation:
Yes, the expression is commonly used in reputable MEDICAL JOURNALS :

The primary end points for analyses were new adenomas identified after the first of these two follow-up examinations. (The New England Journal of Medicine)

OR: The study compared primary end points (nonfatal myocardial infarction, death, congestive heart failure, stroke, and out-of-hospital cardiac arrest) in a group of patients assigned to admission to a CPU and a group assigned to routine hospital admission.

OR:
The primary end points were 3-hour pulmonary catheter wedge pressure (PCWP;


    Experience in medical translation, Internet
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 15:19
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
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Andy Lemminger

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1 hr
end points


Explanation:
I just completed an E>G medical translation that used the term "clinical end points" in its discussion of the various indications and treatment methods.

...until you observe satisfactory clinical endpoints.
Select the xxx to give a treatment endpoint appropriate...


    professional experience
Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 06:19
Native speaker of: German
PRO pts in category: 12
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2 hrs
endpoints


Explanation:
Clicked on the submit button a bit too fast - sorry about that. That particular client writes endpoint as one word, as also illustrated by the two quotes I extracted from their manual.

HTH!

Ulrike Lieder (X)
Local time: 06:19
Native speaker of: German
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Andy Lemminger
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5 hrs
endpoint


Explanation:
A search in a medical dictionary resulted in this:
"Endpoint: A category of data used to compare the outcome in different arms of a clinical trial. Common endpoints are...


    Reference: http://www.graylab.ac.uk/cgi-bin/omd?endpoint
Evi Wollinger
Germany
Local time: 15:19
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in GermanGerman
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