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AMAAmerican Medical Association
AMAAustralian Medical Association
AMAAmerican Marketing Association
AMAAmerican Music Awards
AMAAmerican Management Association
AMAAcademy of Model Aeronautics (US model aircraft hobbyist organization)
AMAAmigos de los Animales (Spanish: Friends of Animals; various locations)
AMAAmerican Motorcyclist Association
AMAAlberta Motor Association (provincial branch of Canadian Automobile Association/American Automobile Association)
AMAAgence Mondiale Antidopage (French: World Anti-Doping Agency; Montreal, Canada)
AMAAdvertising and Marketing Association (University of Virginia)
AMAA Mon Avis (French: In My Opinion)
AMAAdvanced Motion Accelerator (monitor displays)
AMAAgainst Medical Advice
AMAAlbany Museum of Art (Albany, GA)
AMAAnnée Mondiale de l'Astronomie (French: International Year of Astronomy)
AMAAlleenstaande Minderjarige Asielzoekers (Dutch: Unaccompanied Minor Asylum Seekers)
AMAAmerican Medical Aesthetics (Irvine, CA)
AMAAction Martial Arts (various locations)
AMAAccra Metropolitan Assembly (Ghana)
AMAAsset Management Advisor (finance)
AMAAnime Mid-Atlantic (Japanese animation convention; Virginia)
AMAAsk Me Anything
AMAAdvanced Maternal Age (obstetrics)
AMAAdministrative Medical Assisting
AMAAdvanced Mobile Applications (est. 2004; UK)
AMAAsociación Médica Argentina (Spanish: Argentina Medical Association)
AMAAgent Management Assistant
AMAAdvanced Manageability Alliance
AMAAdvanced Motion Accelerator
AMAAsian Media Access
AMAAdvanced Measurement Approaches
AMAAdvanced Medical Assistant
AMAAntimonopoly Act (Japan)
AMAAgricultural Market Access
AMAAdvanced Measurement Approach
AMAAutomated Message Accounting
AMAAutomatic Message Accounting
AMAAlberta Medical Association
AMAArts Marketing Association (UK)
AMAActa Medica Austriaca (1974-2004; publication)
AMAAdvanced Metering Analytics (Badger Meter)
AMAAutomobile Manufacturers Association
AMAAmerican Missionary Association
AMAAmerican Muslim Alliance
AMAAgricultural Management Assistance (Program)
AMAAerosol Monitoring & Analysis (est. 1981; various locations)
AMAAnti-Mitochondrial Antibody (medical)
AMAArizona Multihousing Association (Phoenix, Arizona rental housing industry trade association)
AMAAssociation of Municipal Administrators (Canada)
AMAAdvanced Modern Apprenticeship
AMAArm Muscle Area (Nutrition, Dietetics and Anthropometry)
AMAAsociacion Mexicana Automovilistica (Spanish: Mexican Automobile Association)
AMAAzienda Municipale Ambiente (Rome, Italy)
AMAAerosol Manufacturers' Association (South Africa)
AMAAlaska Miners Association (Anchorage, AK, USA)
AMAAniban Ng Mga Manggagawa Sa Agrikultura (Filipino: Alliance of Workers in Agriculture)
AMAActual Mechanical Advantage
AMAAgricultural Marketing Act of 1946
AMAAdaptive Management Areas
AMAAmerican Music Abroad
AMAAustin Moore Arthroplasty (hip reconstruction)
AMAAmerican Muslim Association
AMAAssociation for Manitoba Archives (Winnipeg, MB, Canada)
AMAAmateur Martial Association
AMAAfrican Muslim Agency
AMAAcademy of Magical Arts, Inc
AMAApplication Migration Assistant (Oracle)
AMAAsset Management Agreement
AMAAmerican Municipal Association
AMAAssociation Motocycliste Alternative (French: Alternative Motorcycle Association)
AMAArts in a Multicultural Australia
AMAApparel Manufacturers Association (Arlington, VA)
AMAAged Ministers Assistance
AMAActive Member Address
AMAAmerican Media Association
AMAAmerican Mule Association
AMAAssociation des Musiciens Amateurs (French: Amateur Musicians Association)
AMAAir Materiel Area
AMAAmarillo, TX, USA - Amarillo International Airport (Airport Code)
AMAAssistant Manager for Administration
AMAAssociation of Members' Advocates (Wikipedian voluntary group; formerly Office of Members' Advocates)
AMAAcuerdos Multilaterales Ambientales (Spanish: Multilateral Environmental Agreements; UN)
AMAAsian Motorcycle Adventures
AMAActors, Models, Artists Talent Agency
AMAAssociation of Miniature Artists
AMAAssistant Masters' Association
AMAAlgemeen Militair Arts
AMAAhmedabad Medical Association
AMAAcrylate Maleic Anhydride Terpolymer
AMAAmerican Modeling Association (fashion models)
AMAAircraft Movement Area
AMAAfrica Medical Association
AMAAnalysis of Materiel Approaches
AMAAdvanced Manageability Alliance (Intel & IBM)
AMAAmerican Maritime Association
AMAAdaptive Motion Accuracy
AMAAmerican Museums Association
AMAAppleton Museum of Art
AMAAcoustic Model Adaptation
AMAAlabama Military Academy
AMAAgreement on Movement & Access (Israel and Palestine)
AMAArgentia Management Authority, Inc
AMAAutomatic Memory Allocation
AMAAusiliarie Missionarie Agostiniane (French)
AMAAssociation des Musulmans d'Afrique (French)
AMAAssociation for Model Aviation
AMAAll Mods and Admins
AMAAssociate Membership Agreement
AMAAdhesive Manufacturers Association (Hoffman Estates, IL, US)
AMAAmis de la Musique et des Arts (French: Friends of Music and Arts)
AMAAsociacion Modelos Argentinas
AMAAirspace Management Authority
AMAAtlanta Maritime Association (Atlanta, GA)
AMAAcceleration Monitoring Assembly
AMAAngular Measurement Accuracy
AMAAzimuth Motor Assembly
AMAAirborne Meteorological Assembly
AMAAchszahlmeldeanlage (German: device controlling the axis of a train)
AMAAircraft Maintenance Alert
AMAAmerican Ministerial Association
AMAAccounts Maintenance Automation
AMAAdaptive Multifunction Antenna
AMAAssistance Mission for Africa
AMAApplication Management Agent
AMAAfghan Medical Aid
AMAAlliance for Multicultural Assistance (Penton, MI)
AMAAggregated Multicast Address (multicast provisioning)
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Jones is alert and oriented to self only, and cannot verbalize understanding of the risk and dangers to leaving the hospital against medical advice.
The investigators noted that the findings are an important first step to additional studies that seek to determine the exact reasons why people may leave the hospital against medical advice and how these reasons differ between older and younger individuals.
Isoniazid, ethambutol, pyrazinamide, and rifabutin (his second-line ART regimen was incompatible with rifampin) were prescribed, and he discharged himself, against medical advice.
Al-Ansari stated that in case parents refused treatment of the child and decide to leave hospital against medical advice, the PEC immediately informed the QFCWP which would follow up the case .
Discharge against medical advice (DAMA) occurs when a patient decides to leave the hospital against the opinion of the managing physician.
There is the occasional hospitalized patient who wishes to sign out against medical advice, despite being repeatedly warned it is an untimely discharge.
On October 15, 2010, the patient signed a release for discharge against medical advice.
He released himself from the hospital Tuesday night against medical advice after medical personnel requested he remain in the hospital for at least a week, court documents said.
Some of the topics that will be discussed at the workshops will include managing clinical risk, risk management and its importance in organisations, integrating patient system into microsystems, how to control salmonella outbreak at HMC and discharge against medical advice in paediatric emergency, among others.
He had second degree burns and needed skin grafts, and remained in hospital until early April when, against medical advice, he discharged himself.