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HUSHemolytic Uremic Syndrome
HUSHanoi University of Science (Hanoi, Vietnam)
HUSHelsingin ja Uudenmaan Sairaanhoitopiiri (Finnish: Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa)
HUSHämolytisch-Urämisches Syndrom (German: Hemolytic-Uremic Syndrome)
HUSHardened Unique Storage
HUSHeeresunteroffizierschule (German military)
HUSHeater Unit, Steam
HUSHead of User Services
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According to Innofactor, it is implementing the HUS Terveyskyla project as cloud services based on the Microsoft Azure and SharePoint Online platforms.
Hus's career rose alongside Afrobeats' recent spread from West Africa to London to the ears of American pop tastemakers.
The HUS Terveyskyla project is an entire virtual hospital, with portals offering anonymous users information about services and also information about specific subjects in the form of current news, stories, articles, self-care instructions, self-assessment queries and gamified quizzes.
In recent years, better understanding of the HUS, especially those due to genetic mutations in the alternative complement pathway have provided an update on the terminology, classification, and treatment of the disease.
Atypical HUS is more known to cause mutations in complement system and dysregulation.
Atypical HUS is a rare disorder distinguished by the absence of diarrhoea, with an estimated prevalence of 7 per one million children in Europe (Boyer & Niaudet, 2011).
No overall association was seen between antibiotic treatment and HUS, but among children aged 5-14 years, treatment with any antibiotic and treatment with metronidazole were significantly associated with HUS (odds ratios, 2.6 and 4.0, respectively).
All patients with HUS were oligoanuric, and the 2 groups did not differ with respect to this parameter.
As of 10 June, 13 other European countries had reported a total of 36 HUS cases (1 fatal) and 66 EHEC cases (none fatal): 0 more HUS case and 3 more EHEC cases since the previous day.
Antibiotics do not prevent HUS caused by E.coli infection, and they may make it worse.
Antibiotic use was linked to a higher risk of HUS in two of the studies; it had a protective effect in two studies.
In April 1990, on the occasion of a lecture at Charles University in Prague, Pope John Paul II remarked that "over and above the theological convictions which he championed, Hus cannot be denied personal integrity of life and a commitment to the instruction and moral education of the nation."(3) Cardinal Miroslav Vlk of Prague in 1993 appointed an interdenominational commission to study the views of Hus.