which is correct? , what different meaings are there?


Palpation is the final step of the physical examination; it is deferred to(or until) the end to avoid causing irritation of the soft tissues.


Preposition, to, is correct?

asked Mar 07 '13 at 07:20 lee New member

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"deferred to" yields 1,730,000 hits

"deferred until" yields 5,400,000 hits


In other words: both are acceptable but "until" is preferable in most cases.

link comment answered Mar 08 '13 at 09:25 Wallid Fielding Contributor

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