CIWA


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CIWAClinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment
CIWACanadian Injured Workers Alliance
CIWACalifornia Insurance Wholesalers Association
CIWACatholic Institute of West Africa
CIWACommittee on Institution-Wide Accreditation
CIWACoastal Industrial Water Authority (Houston, TX)
CIWACertified Internet Webmaster Associate
CIWACalifornia Institute of World Archaeology
CIWACanadian Independent Wrestling Alliance (Peterbough, Ontario, Canada)
CIWACalifornia Immigrant Workers Association
CIWACoalition of Immigrant Worker Advocates
CIWAConstruction Industries Wholesalers Association (Englewood Cliffs, NJ)
CIWACertified Internet Webmaster Administrator
CIWACambodian Improvement Women Association (Kandal, Cambodia)
CIWAClinical Institute Withdrawal for Alcohol (scale)
CIWACentral Idaho Wilderness Act of 1980 (US)
CIWACentral Indiana Writers Association (Greenwood, IN)
CIWACatholic Italian Welfare Association (Australia)
CIWAChampionship International Wrestling Alliance
CIWACitrine Wagtail (Motacilla citreola)
CIWACook Islands Workers Association Incorporated (trade union)
CIWAcondition identification work authorization
CIWACommercial Industrial Waste Applications (San Jose, CA waste and recycling advocate company)
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MCTF is now working on a community-wide response to the recent aggressiveness in concert with its partners in CIWA. (121)
The CIWA case held that artificially subsided land adjoining the Houston ship channel should be paid for in a later condemnation by the state channel authority.
When Proposition 187 became a lightning rod for anti-immigrant sentiment, CIWA organizer Joel Ochoa helped from a coalition of unions, soccer clubs, Mexican hometown associations, churches and immigration rights groups.
--En pacientes con manejo intrahospitalario para el sindrome de abstinencia se recomienda realizar mediciones con la escala CIWA cada 8 horas (3 veces) para verificar si el puntaje se mantiene en el mismo nivel o disminuye.
Joseph Shantz, AFL-CIO organization and field services director, said that the drywallers' campaign was "enhanced by the AFL-CIO-funded and -operated California Immigrant Workers Association (CIWA)."
N Correlation (2-tailed) Age 0.17 0.08 * 103 Age of Onset -0.13 0.19 103 Years of Dependent use 0.281 0.004 * 103 Amount of alcohol 0.17 0.09 103 CIWA-Ar initial score 0.26 0.01 * 103 External Pressure 0.04 0.66 103 SGOT 0.42 < 0.001 * 103 SGPT 0.38 < 0.001 * 103 Table 2: Role of chlordiazepoxide and lorazepam in withdrawal Drug Mean CIWA Admission CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE 17.7143 LORAZEPAM 23.3934 Improvement of CIWA-Ar CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE 57.4214 LORAZEPAM 71.2767 TDW CHLORDIAZEPOXIDE 6.9762 LORAZEPAM 5.7049 Std.
Another change is a focus on identifying patients with a history of alcohol abuse or dependence which suggests a need for more, or different, withdrawal medication than indicated by the typical Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment (CIWA) order set.
The nurse's role is to monitor and score the patient according to the protocol, assess vital signs at the same frequency as the scoring, and administer medications as determined by the CIWA score and parameters listed on the protocol.