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
AAUAcoustic Add-On Unit
AAUAssociation Assurance Universelle (French: Universal Insurance Association)
AAUAutomatic Answer Unit
AAUApplicant Add Update
AAUAsynchronous Attachment Unit
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As part of the DHBs detailed business case for an additional eighth theatre fit-out and acute assessment unit refurbishment, the DHB commissioned detailed seismic assessments.
The acute assessment unit (AAU) will serve patients who are ready to go home within 24 hours of admission.
Care capacity demand management (CCDM) data from three services--surgical, medical (including the acute assessment unit) and assessment, treatment and rehabilitation--revealed the need for more staff.
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.
"I was visiting a sick relative and I found this behaviour unacceptable and very distressing." The incident happened two weeks ago outside an acute assessment unit where seriously ill patients are admitted.
For all these reasons the participants argued there would always be a place for occupational therapy in acute care, especially when the current trend is for the length of stay to be constantly reduced, for instance with the introduction of an "acute assessment unit for 36 hours stays".
Elsewhere, on AAU (Acute Assessment Unit), Linden finally treats patient Chloe Baxter.
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