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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
AMAAdministrative Medical Assisting
AMAAdvanced Maternal Age (obstetrics)
AMAAdvanced Mobile Applications (est. 2004; UK)
AMAAsociación Médica Argentina (Spanish: Argentina Medical Association)
AMAAdvanced Manageability Alliance
AMAAsian Media Access
AMAAgent Management Assistant
AMAAdvanced Motion Accelerator
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)
AMAAverage Minute Audience (entertainment metric)
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
AMAAusiliarie Missionarie Agostiniane (French)
AMAAssociation des Musulmans d'Afrique (French)
AMAAutomatic Memory Allocation
AMAAll Mods and Admins
AMAAssociation for Model Aviation
AMAAdhesive Manufacturers Association (Hoffman Estates, IL, US)
AMAAssociate Membership Agreement
AMAAmis de la Musique et des Arts (French: Friends of Music and Arts)
AMAAtlanta Maritime Association (Atlanta, GA)
AMAAsociacion Modelos Argentinas
AMAAirspace Management Authority
AMAAcceleration Monitoring Assembly
AMAAzimuth Motor Assembly
AMAAngular Measurement Accuracy
AMAAccounts Maintenance Automation
AMAAchszahlmeldeanlage (German: device controlling the axis of a train)
AMAAirborne Meteorological Assembly
AMAAircraft Maintenance Alert
AMAAmerican Ministerial Association
AMAAdaptive Multifunction Antenna
AMAAssistance Mission for Africa
AMAApplication Management Agent
AMAAlliance for Multicultural Assistance (Penton, MI)
AMAAfghan Medical Aid
AMAAggregated Multicast Address (multicast provisioning)
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Data on gender, age, marital status, day and time of admission and discharge, duration of stay, primary specialty for care, reason for leaving against medical advice, prior history of hospitalizations, mode of payment, medication and follow-up advice at time of LAMA, revisit to the hospital and development of morbidity at follow-up was collected from patient charts and the LAMA form.
Malone, an attorney at Epstein Becker Green, says leaving against medical advice is a more significant concern for mental health and addiction treatment providers than any other provider setting, including hospitals, in large part because of the vulnerable populations they serve.
Out of 11030 babies, 7055 (64%) were discharged after improvement, 2805 (25.4%), left against medical advice and 1170 (10.6%) died.
Their analysis, which included more than 29 million hospital stays listed in the 2013 National Inpatient Sample, revealed that >50,000 older adults in the hospital (out of 12 million people under hospital care overall) left the hospital against medical advice that year; however, older men and women were 4 times less likely to do so than people aged 18-64 years.
The clinical outcome was taken only as improved, death or lost to follow-up (discharged against medical advice), as it was a retrospective study and the data was limited.
Alfandre, ""I'm going home": discharges against medical advice," Mayo Clinic Proceedings, vol.
But the 35-year-old had been uncooperative and would not stay for the results of his scan and was released against medical advice.
The relative risk (RR) and the chi-square test were used for the analyses between outcomes: death, hospital discharge, discharge against medical advice, transfer to other services, and the MTS classification result.
MORE | and more of us are getting so fed-up with our hospital care we are discharging ourselves against medical advice. Data from display board firm Hotboard reveals more than 51,000 patients walked out of hospital last year without being signed off by doctors - four per cent up in a year.
The medical officer has recommended that Dumpla be admitted for treatment but was later discharged against medical advice.
Dr Nadia Dabbagh, a child and adolescent psychiatry consultant at Rashid Hospital, Dubai Health Authority, cited a case of an anorexic 16-year-old boy who was not brought to follow-up appointments and discharged against medical advice.
A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy with a brain tumour who was taken by his parents from hospital against medical advice has been found in Spain, police said last night.