While previous studies have shown that parents and adolescents often underestimate
weight status, we were surprised that in this population, where the adolescents were generally very overweight and already had type 2 diabetes, underestimation of weight status was still very common," Dr.
Viewing the uncalibrated drapes first produced greater underestimates
of blood loss that worsened with larger volumes of blood loss, reported Dr.
Derry are always difficult opponents - home or away and whether they're playing well or not - so we mustn't underestimate
Individuals usually underestimate
known risks, such as vehicle accidents, but often overestimate individual risk when it involves unknown types--the "devils we don't know.
His research indicates most buyers tend to underestimate
how much they will use a service, so it's more economical to pay more up front and pay less per use.
Second, highly sensitive behaviors may be underreported, given that these questions were asked face-to-face; further, respondents may not know all there is to know about their partners' past behaviors and thus underestimate
their own risk status.
We certainly don't underestimate
the major strides neuroscience research has made in recent years in understanding the processes underlying cognition and emotions, but we also don't underestimate
the far greater distance that remains to be traveled.
the lure of free tickets: In 1999, congressional ethics committees decided that the $98 club seats at Washington's MCI Center--home to the NBA's Wizards and NHL's Capitals--could be "reinterpreted" to cost $49.
A negative difference score indicates a student underestimate
relative to the instructor's perception.
One is the change at the level of rhetoric, and one must never underestimate
the importance of rhetoric.
We shouldn't underestimate
the fact that most of these artists' parents and grandparents knew life only under Hitler, Stalin, and their legacies.
For example, a pharmaceutical firm lured to the Indian market by its 250 million middle class population may underestimate
the problem posed by local generic competitors, who are protected by the fact that the government does not enforce intellectual property regulations.
The $61 billion underestimate
of individual income tax receipts cannot be thoroughly explained until tax returns for 1997 have been filed and the data processed - sometime late in 1998.
Moreover, many studies used "flawed analytic techniques that underestimate
IGF-1 levels .
Until the FDA starts treating trans fat as saturated, assume that the "saturated fat" number is an underestimate
in foods that are made with partially hydrogenated oils.