ABM

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AcronymDefinition
ABMAnti-Ballistic Missile
ABMAmerican Business Media (New York, NY)
ABMAccount-Based Marketing
ABMAlbum
ABMActivity Based Management
ABMAdvanced Battery Management (Sprint)
ABMAgent-Based Modeling
ABMAccountancy, Business and Management (Philippine educational system)
ABMAdvisory Board Meeting (various organizations)
ABMAnnual Business Meeting (various organizations)
ABMAcademy of Breastfeeding Medicine
ABMAventure du Bout du Monde (French travelers' network)
ABMAnat Baniel Method (San Rafael, CA)
ABMAgriculture Business Management (various schools)
ABMAdvanced Battery Management
ABMAuthentication and Billing Manager
ABMAuxiliary Battery Module
ABMAsynchronous Balanced Mode
ABMAudio Album File
ABMAccunet Bandwidth Manager
ABMAlliance Bank Malaysia
ABMAutomated Banking Machine (Canada)
ABMAgaricus Blazei Murill (Brazilian mushroom, possible immune-builder and cancer-fighter)
ABMArbeitsbeschaffungsmaßnahme (German: Re-Employment Program)
ABMAssistant Branch Manager (banking)
ABMArea Based Management (marine zoning)
ABMAvrupa Bilgi Merkezi (Istanbul, Turkey)
ABMAntique Boat Museum
ABMAbeam (aviation)
ABMArab Business Machine (est. 1986; Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
ABMAssistant Brand Manager (marketing)
ABMAmerican Beer Month
ABMAutomatic Banking Machine (Canadian name for ATM)
ABMAsociación de Banqueros de México (Mexican Bankers’ Association)
ABMAnything but Microsoft
ABMAir Battle Manager (USAF)
ABMAll By Myself (gaming clan)
ABMAcute Bacterial Meningitis
ABMAutomatic Bread Machine
ABMAir Battle Management
ABMAbandoned Mine (mining industry)
ABMAnglican Board of Mission (Australia)
ABMAuxiliary Board Member (Bahá'í Faith)
ABMArtificial Baby Milk
ABMArea Business Manager (various organizations)
ABMBamaga, Queensland, Australia (Airport Code)
ABMActivity Based Methodology (system architect supports IADE for the Activity Based Methodology)
ABMAsynchronous Balance Mode
ABMAngry Bald Man (blog)
ABMAviation Boatswain's Mate (USN rating)
ABMApogee Boost Motor
ABMAir Breathing Missile
ABMAir Burst Munition
ABMAnyone But Me
ABMAgence Bordelaise de Mannequins (French modeling agency)
ABMAttention Bond Mechanism
ABMAcid-Base Metabolism (biological chemistry)
ABMAll 'Bout Money
ABMAutomatic Building Machine
ABMAmerican Building Maintenance Industries, Inc.
ABMAlgeria Business Multimedia (Algiers, Algeria)
ABMAnalog Behavioral Model
ABMAdvanced Bandwidth Management
ABMAerobraking Maneuver
ABMAstro Bassée Montois (French astronomy association)
ABMAdaptive Bandwidth Management
ABMActivity Based Metrics
ABMAggregate Bearer Measurement
ABMAccess Bandwidth Manager
ABMAuthentication Billing Manager (Lucent)
ABMArmy's Best Mofo's (gaming clan)
ABMAcoustic Body Music (Swedish novelty act)
ABMArmor Breakpoint Model
ABMAbrasive Blasting Material
ABMAroostook Band of Micmacs
ABMAssigned Board Member (of the Editorial Review Board)
ABMAlex Brandon Ministries (Phelan, CA)
ABMAcunet Bandwidth Manager (AT&T)
ABMAgile Beam Management
ABMAir Blown Masonry
ABMActive Buffer Management
ABMArea Base Maintenance
ABMAutomotive Base Mechanic (uncertified, slang shadetree mechanic)
ABMAutomatic Batch Mixing
ABMApogee Burn Maneuver
ABMAggressive Behavior Management
ABMAcquisition and Business Management (replaced API&A) (DON)
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We analyzed outcomes of 175 children admitted with diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis. Of 175 children 102 (58%) were males and 73 (42%) were females.
The patient was admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) for diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) with sepsis (renal and liver dysfunction) from otitis media and suspected acute bacterial meningitis. The patient was started empirically on intravenous ceftriaxone 2 grams every twelve hours, vancomycin 1 gram every twelve hours, ampicillin 2 grams every four hours, and dexamethasone 10 milligrams every six hours.
Leylabadlo, "Etiology of acute bacterial meningitis in Iran: A systematic review," Acta Medica Iranica, vol.
We herewith report a rare case of bilateral hypoglossal nerve palsy due to posteromedial infarction in the medulla oblongata secondary to acute bacterial meningitis. As far as we are aware, this is the first reported case of isolated bilateral hypoglossal nerve palsy, secondary to acute bacterial meningitis.
Bacteriological profile of community acquired acute bacterial meningitis: a ten year retrospective study in a tertiary neurocare centre in South India.
Due to low yield and high cost LPA should not be routinely used as screening tool for diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis. Test selection in ABM needs to be individualized on the basis of history, examination, vaccination status and prior use of antibiotics.
Acute bacterial meningitis is a serious disease which necessitates early diagnosis and aggressive therapy to improve prognosis.
[15] Consistent CSF findings with acute bacterial meningitis include a polymorphonuclear pleocytosis, hypoglycorrhachia and a raised CSF protein level.
Clinical characteristics and prognosis of acute bacterial meningitis in elderly patients over 65: a hospital-based study.
Role of imaging in the diagnosis of acute bacterial meningitis and its complications.
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