AAU

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AcronymDefinition
AAUAmateur Athletic Union
AAUAalborg University
AAUAcademy of Art University (San Francisco, CA)
AAUAssociation of American Universities
AAUAddis Ababa University (Ethiopia)
AAUAssociation of African Universities
AAUAssigned Amount Unit
AAUArab Association of Urology
AAUAmbrose Alli University (Ekpoma, Nigeria)
AAUAmerican Athletic Union
AAUAdministrative Appeals Unit
AAUAcute Assessment Unit (various hospitals; UK)
AAUAcute Anterior Uveitis (eye disorder)
AAUAsian Americans United
AAUAssociation of Atlantic Universities (Canada)
AAUAmerican Art-Union (est. 1840)
AAUAssociated Aviation Underwriters
AAUAcute Admissions Unit
AAUAssam Agriculture University (India)
AAUAssociation of Aerospace Universities
AAUAirport Admin Utility (software)
AAUAir Ambulance Unit
AAUAttitude, Awareness & Usage (marketing)
AAUArtists Among Us
AAUAssociation of Arab Universities
AAUAlpha Acid Unit
AAUAllied American Underwriters (El Segundo, CA)
AAUanalog applique unit
AAUAutomatic Answering Unit
AAUAwareness, Attitude & Usage
AAUAnnouncement Amplifier Unit
AAUAssociation Assurance Universelle (French: Universal Insurance Association)
AAUAcoustic Add-On Unit
AAUAutomatic Answer Unit
AAUApplicant Add Update
AAUAsynchronous Attachment Unit
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AIREDALE HOSPITAL, in West Yorkshire, England, broke ground on a new 15,000-square-foot acute assessment unit with 48 beds and an ambulatory lounge for patients who need urgent assessment and treatment but don't need to be admitted to the hospital.
Dr Vince Connolly, consultant at the acute assessment unit at James Cook University Hospital, said that the while the figures for Middlesbrough were the highest in the country in 2012/13 - the hospital had actually seen a 3% reduction in alcohol related admissions.
Dr Simon O'Donovan, clinical director for mental health services for older people at Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, said: "Cardiff and Vale University Health Board will be opening a new purposebuilt 82-bed and 35-space day hospital acute assessment unit for older people with mental health problems in 2012 at University Hospital Llandough.
The incident happened two weeks ago outside an acute assessment unit where seriously ill patients are admitted.
Olivia McCallum-Anderson, 38, from Saltburn, a nurse at James Cook's acute assessment unit, said: "It's a nightmare.
I have previously worked for Counties Manukau DHB in the paediatric areas of ward and acute assessment unit, a secondment to the community team, the child protection team, Kidz First emergency department, a brief stint working at Starship Hospital's paediatric intensive care unit (PICU), which was hugely interesting but enough to convince me I didn't want to make a career in a specialist ICU.
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