DPU

(redirected from Day Procedure Unit)
AcronymDefinition
DPUDroits à Paiement Unique (French: Single Payment Entitlement)
DPUData Processing Unit
DPUDevelopment Planning Unit (various organizations)
DPUDual Processor Unit
DPUDePauw University (Indiana, USA)
DPUDeep Penetration Unit (Sri Lanka)
DPUDroit de Préemption Urbain (French: Right of First Refusal)
DPUDalian Polytechnic University (China)
DPUDemocratic Pacific Union (Taiwan)
DPUDigital Processing Unit
DPUDistribution Per Unit (investing, trusts)
DPUDePaul University
DPUDefects Per Unit
DPUDinas Pekerjaan Umum (Indonesia)
DPUDepleted Uranium
DPUDue Process Unit (various organizations)
DPUDistributed Power Unit (multiple locomotives acting as one unit for large trains)
DPUDocument Production Unit (various locations)
DPUDay Procedure Unit
DPUData Path Unit
DPUDisplay Processor Unit
DPUDigital Processor Unit
DPUDossier Patient Urgences (French: Emergency Patient Record)
DPUDelayed Pressure Urticaria (dermatology)
DPUDirected Patrol Unit
DPUDecentralized Processing Unit
DPUDeferred Prosecution Unit (Texas)
DPUDemocratic Pragmatist Union (Second Life)
DPUDistributed Processing Utilities
DPUDisruptive Pattern Uniform
DPUDampier Port Upgrade
DPUDynamics Power Unit
DPUDiesel Powered Unit
DPUDS1 Performance Unit (Hekimian)
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A spokesman for the day procedure unit said: "The League of Friends has been extremely generous in helping fund equipment for the new unit.
"I have heard of other cases where beds in day procedure units - surgical units for patients who can have their operation and return home on the same day - are used as escalation spaces for admitting patients for longer ward-style care, meaning healthcare staff cannot continue with routine day care surgical cases.
Some of these activities are described in the case exemplars and are possible in clinical practice settings, such as clinics, day procedure units, or acute pediatric units.
St John of God Hospital, Geelong, is a 184-bed hospital with seven theatres and three day procedure units supported by an intensive care unit.