OST

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AcronymDefinition
OSTOriginal Sound Track
OSTOfficial Soundtrack
OSTOut of School Time (after-school care programs)
OSTOut of State Transfer (various applications)
OSTOglala Sioux Tribe (Pine Ridge, SD)
OSTOffline Storage Table (computing)
OSTOpioid Substitution Therapy (drug dependency)
OSTOffice of Science and Technology
OSTOriginal Star Trek (TV series)
OSTOpioid Substitution Treatment
OSTOpen Source Technologies (various locations)
OSTOn-Screen Text (Games)
OSTOn Screen Time
OSTOpen Systems Theory
OSTOn Second Thought
OSTOpen Space Technology
OSTon Site Dedicated Training
OSTObject Storage Target
OSTOptical Storage Technology
OSTOpen Standards Terminal
OSTOpen System Technologies
OSTOpen Source Technology
OSTOffice Skills Test
OSTOut-Service Training (various locations)
OSTOffice of the Secretary of Transportation
OSTOld Spanish Trail
OSTOffice of the Special Trustee for American Indians
OSTOrganisation Scientifique du Travail (French: Scientific Labor Organization)
OSTOklahoma State Treasurer
OSTOffline Store
OSTOblate School of Theology
OSTOrganizational Skills Training
OSTOpen Storage (software)
OSTOuter Space Treaty
OSTOn-Screen Takeoff (construction planning)
OSTOffice of Secure Transportation (US Department of Energy)
OSTObservatoire des Sciences et Techniques (French: science and technology observatory)
OSTOfficer Safety Training (various locations)
OSTOperations Support Tool
OSTOverseas Study Tour (various locations)
OSTOptimal Solutions and Technologies (Washington, DC)
OSTOn-Site Technician (various companies)
OSTOnline Service Provider
OSTOperations Support Team
OSTOrder Ship Time
OSTOperational Sea Training
OSTOpen Skies Treaty
OSTOxford Superconducting Technology (New Jersey)
OSTOffice of Security Transition
OSTOriginating Station Treatment
OSTOpen Source Teaching
OSTOrthogonal Space-Time (coding scheme)
OSTOptical Standards Tester (Carcadiant Systems)
OSTOperational Suitability Test
OSTOral Specimen Test
OSTOrder & Shipping Time
OSTOdonata Survey of Texas
OSTObjective, Strategy, Tactics (business/marketing)
OSTObservational Sequence Table
OSTOperational Requirements Document Support Team
OSTOPTEC System Team
OSTOver-Stress Test
OSTOptical Switch Technology
OSTOrmat Solar Turbine
OSTOff-Station Trainer (US Air Force)
OSTOral Systemic Thermography (dental hygiene)
OSTOscillating Sand Abrasion Test
References in periodicals archive ?
To study socio-demographic variables of Opioid-Dependent individuals attending Opioid Substitution Therapy (OST) Centre of a Tertiary Government Hospital.
Pioneered in the 1960s, [2] opioid substitution therapy (OST) has emerged as the pre-eminent treatment for heroin use disorder.
Furthermore, as Uzbekistan prohibits opioid substitution therapy, treatment options are limited.
Controllable and uncontrollable risk factors for osteoporosis Controllable risk factors * Smoking * Drinking too much alcohol * Substance abuse * Opioids or opioid substitution therapy * Having an inactive lifestyle * Losing too much weight * Not getting enough calcium or vitamin D * Not eating enough fruits and vegetables Uncontrollable risk factors * Being over age 50 (or perhaps over 40 for people with HIV) * Being a woman * Being past the menopause * Family history of osteoporosis * Broken bones or height loss * Being white or Asian Sources: National Osteoporosis Foundation, (4) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, (5) Mayo Clinic.
MENAHRA also urges governments to list the harm reduction programs and strategies, such as Needle-Syringe Programs and Opioid Substitution Therapy, within their country's health policies and to ensure the availability of Hepatitis vaccinations for People Who Use Drugs.
WASHINGTON--Women using chronic prescription opioids while pregnant have obstetrics outcomes similar to those of women chronically using illegal opioids and/or other forms of opioid substitution therapy.
The public health benefits of services such as syringe exchange or Opioid Substitution Therapy cannot be overstated.
These strategies include needle and syringe programs that provide injection drug users with sterile equipment, and opioid substitution therapy.
At the moment government UN partners and researchers are struggling with issues of introduction of opioid substitution therapy for drug users.
In most European countries, where coverage of needle programs and opioid substitution therapy is high, HIV/AIDS prevalence among drug users is lower, under 17 percent.
Malaysia, Spain and the United Republic of Tanzania have made major advances in providing opioid substitution therapy and needles and syringe programmes for people who inject drugs.