case history

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n case history detailed record of the background of a person or group under study or treatment
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Usage

In literature:

But such a case, in the history of the novel, is exceptional.
"A Manual of the Art of Fiction" by Clayton Hamilton
Except in the case of poor Sarah there has never been a mesalliance in our history.
"The Romance of a Plain Man" by Ellen Glasgow
Well, we know that the course of history has been far different from what I have assumed to be the case.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
In connection with the history of every case it is always of primary importance to ascertain the cause of illness.
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
We should probably have to go back to sacred history to find a parallel case.
"Whitman" by John Burroughs
Mr. Cockburn, who conducted the plaintiff's case, gave the pedigree of Running Rein, and his whole history.
"Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign" by John Ashton
The contrast between these interpretations is especially strong in the case of human history.
"Communism and Christianism" by William Montgomery Brown
But such a case, in the history of the novel, is exceptional.
"Materials and Methods of Fiction" by Clayton Hamilton
I have histories, documented cases of Willy's influence.
"Jack of No Trades" by Charles Cottrell
In his case the allegory almost becomes history.
"Spenser" by R. W. Church
Many are the moral lessons which might be enforced from a knowledge of the cases admitted at Broadmoor, and their previous history.
"Chapters in the History of the Insane in the British Isles" by Daniel Hack Tuke
In their case, too, the revolution from which their history dates was an act of defense.
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 1, No. 2, July, 1850." by Various
There was also in the envelope a little history of each case and of what had already been done.
"The Monster and Other Stories" by Stephen Crane
In 1606 came "the great Case of Impositions," not mentioned in the ordinary histories of England.
"The Trial of Theodore Parker" by Theodore Parker
From the necessity of the case, the earliest history, at least in the West, is almost independent of documents and records.
"A History of Nineteenth Century Literature (1780-1895)" by George Saintsbury
In most cases in this history, however, the defect behaves like a Mendelian dominant.
"The Social Direction of Evolution" by William E. Kellicott
The history of each case may not be so readily prepared.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 377, March 1847" by Various
Some may suppose that this is dating the history of man too far back, making his history too remote; but such is not the case.
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
An English history of the case was published by F.C.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Slice 2" by Various
It maybe that history, as is the case in anatomy, absolutely contradicts the assertion.
"The Popes and Science" by James J. Walsh
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In poetry:

The name, as you know, is Legion.
What’s your name, friend? Where are you from and how did you get here?
The name is Legion. It’s Legion in the case history.
Friends, Romans, countrymen,
Mr. and Mrs. Legion is the name.
"Minor Litany" by Stephen Vincent Benet

In news:

Nafissatou Diallo, who just won a settlement in her sexual-assault case against DSK, helped deny the veteran pol the presidency of France —and changed the country's geopolitical and economic history, says Christopher Dickey.
Bruce and Ruth Ryno, long time genealogists will offer an actual case history of research to their fellow members and guests at the October meeting of the Genealogical Society of the West Fields on Oct 11.
In case you missed it, and I'm certain 99 percent of Americans did, two of the best thoroughbreds in history raced over the weekend.
A former hedge fund portfolio manager charged in one of history's biggest insider trading cases is set to appear in a New York federal court.
The Biggest Insider Trading Case in History: What is Martoma's Ex-Fund Trading Now.
A case history has recently surfaced in Ohio.
Lou Tessmann and Jeffrey Pavletic teach lead homicide investigator classes for taxpayer dollars in spite of their history with Lake County cases that fell apart in the face of DNA.
Megaupload and Dotcom (who changed his name from Kim Schmitz) were indicted 10 months ago for criminal copyright infringement, racketeering and money-laundering in what the DOJ called the largest criminal copyright case in US history.
Ex-player tied to Hope Solo case has history of run- ins .
NEW YORK — British television productions received a leading seven International Emmy nominations Monday, including best actor and actress nods for Jason Isaacs in "Case Histories" and newcomer Joanna Vanderham in "The Runaway.
Art can offer a window into the history of a region or its present circumstance, which is certainly the case with two new shows at Dallas galleries.
(AP) — The Department of Human Services is investigating what may be the largest case of welfare client fraud in Oregon history.
The Department of Human Services is investigating what may be the largest case of welfare client fraud in Oregon history.
Mad cow disease has turned up in California — the first US case since 2006 and the fourth in US history — but there is no danger to humans, the US Department of Agriculture said Tuesday.
A 76-year-old reputed Connecticut mobster is expected to plead guilty in a weapons and prescription drugs case that has revealed the FBI's belief that he has information about the largest art heist in history.
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In science:

Clearly these are two limiting cases to the real star formation history of Lyman break galaxies.
Infared Observations of Nebular Emission Lines from Galaxies at z = 3
The spin foam represents in this case the history of the evolution of a spin network.
The century of the incomplete revolution: searching for general relativistic quantum field theory
To account for the far-IR background a higher mean star formation rate must assumed, but in this case a larger fraction of baryons must be processed by stars throughout cosmic history, perhaps in conflict (for the assumed IMF) with the local stellar census.
The Optical Extragalactic Background Light from Resolved Galaxies
The latter paper also gives case histories for the seven IE courses whose effectiveness as gauged by pre-to-post test gains was close to those of T courses, advice for implementing IE methods, and suggestions for further research.
Lessons From the Physics-Education Reform Effort
Case histories of the seven low- courses (Hake 1998b) suggest that implementation problems occurred.
Lessons From the Physics-Education Reform Effort
In case 3), the stellar evolution module will provide a complete future history of each new star, and will make it available to the stellar dynamics side.
MODEST-1: Integrating Stellar Evolution and Stellar Dynamics
In any case, if we were to define causal history in terms of Lewis’s [1973] definition of causality, we would inherit all the problems of that definition.
Causes and Explanations: A Structural-Model Approach. Part II: Explanations
In the second case, if there is at least one latent rejection in the current history (M > 0), then the deletion of a single rejection is proposed, i.e., ˆM = M − 1.
Nonparametric Bayesian Density Modeling with Gaussian Processes
This section briefly describes a transformation from State diagrams in to Test cases. State machines and state diagrams have a long history in computer science. Recent versions of UML include an expressive state diagrams concept.
Reliable Mining of Automatically Generated Test Cases from Software Requirements Specification (SRS)
These factorizations are typically formally correct in limits in which one single Feynman diagram dominates over all others, in which case the system has a well-defined “semi-classical” history, represented by the single dominant diagram.
THE TOOLS AND MONTE CARLO WORKING GROUP Summary Report from the Les Houches 2009 Workshop on TeV Colliders
However, the two cases correspond to different semi-classical histories, with different “Z/γ ∗ ” kinematics, and therefore any 25Contributed by: A.
THE TOOLS AND MONTE CARLO WORKING GROUP Summary Report from the Les Houches 2009 Workshop on TeV Colliders
Detailed star formation histories and spectroscopic studies of individual stars are presently restricted to the Local Group; in some cases to within the halo of the Milky Way.
Working Group Summary - Local Universe
The results are shown in the middle panel of Fig. 5, for a better comparison re-scaled such that the star formation histories lie near together (actually using in all cases β = 2, Ml = 100 M(cid:12) and Mu = 106 M(cid:12) ).
The star formation history of the Large Magellanic Cloud as seen by star clusters and stars
Since a history determines a belief simplex, in the worst case the number of the belief simplices after the i-step subset expansion is the same as the number of histories, i.e., |AIR ||ZIR |(|AI P ||ZI P |)i (see the third paragraph of Section 6.3.3).
Restricted Value Iteration: Theory and Algorithms
This is very context-specific, but in the case of Wikipedia, goals could include routing knowledgeable people to underdeveloped articles or encouraging users to look at page histories or citations more often.
A Wikipedia Literature Review
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