AICD


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AICDAustralian Institute of Company Directors (Sydney, Australia)
AICDActivation-Induced Cell Death
AICDAutomatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator
AICDAutomatic Internal Cardiac Defibrillator
AICDAutomatic Internal Cardioverter Defibrillator
AICDAutomatischer Implantierbarer Cardioverter Defibrillator (German: Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator)
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Researchers have found that, in mice, adjusting how AICD works affects how much beta-amyloid wax coats mouse brain cells.
Xu Sun, Eternal Asia's director said: "We have been very impressed with the benefits that Tendeka's FloSureao AICDs can bring in maximising oil production, and we can envisage many developments in China where their deployment will be appropriate.
Comparando los resultados de presion en el AICD y en el RICD se encontraron diferencias estadisticamente significativas (p<0,05), el apoyo de antepie (2047,31[+ o -]263,09) y el apoyo de retropie (1008,36[+ o -]133,68), de forma que la presion del antepie es mayor a la del retropie al correr descalzo.
The AICD has consistently argued through position papers and guidelines against black letter law (Colvin 2011: 4) and has called for better self-regulation, not government intervention (Company Director 2009).
Scientists have known that AICD controls expression of genes that contribute to Alzheimer's, but how it did so was unclear - until now.
A 76-year old man with a history of congestive heart failure (CHF) was brought to the emergency department after having multiple AICD shocks.
The unequal susceptibility to AICD between Thl and Th2 cells that controls the T cell fate, may eventually cause an imbalance in Th cell subsets leading to peripheral blood Th2 response in poly-allergic individuals with AD.
35) An AICD also can go into a pacing mode after defibrillation and act as a pacemaker if the needs of the patient warrant it.
All reported patients were hospitalized, 2 required AICD devices, and 2 deaths occurred, a reminder of the severe sequelae associated with this illness.
2) Mean (SE) GFR, mL/min 51 (4) Mean (SE) urine output, mL/h 65 (12) Condition, n (%) Diabetes 19 (48) HTN 27 (68) Hyperlipidemia 27 (68) Smoking, ever 22 (55) Atrial fibrillation 13 (32) AICD 15 (38) PPM 19 (48) Biventricular 5 (26) Medications, n (%) Beta-blocker 28 (70) ACE-I 18 (45) ARB 10 (25) Digoxin 21 (53) Aspirin 28 (70) Diuretics 34 (85) Nitrates 12 (30) Hydralazine 4 (10) (a) HF, heart failure; DCM, dilated cardiomyopathy; MI, myocardial infarction; Hb, hemoglobin; HTN, hypertension; AICD, defibrillator; PPM, permanent pacemaker; ACE-I, angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor; ARB, angiotensin receptor-blocking agent.