PAD

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AcronymDefinition
PADPeripheral Artery Disease
PADPortable Application Description
PADPoverty and Development (seminars)
PADPatricia Ann Designs (boutique)
PADPOSIX (Portable Operating System Interface for Unix) Authorization Data
PADPrint and Deliver
PADPuzzle and Dragons (gaming)
PADPeople of African Descent
PADPain and Distress (scale)
PADPenny-A-Day (savings)
PADPay and Display (parking)
PADPhi Alpha Delta (legal fraternity)
PADProject Appraisal Document
PADPacket Assembler/Disassembler
PADPublic Access Defibrillation
PADProfessional Audio Design
PADPerforming Arts Department (various schools)
PADPrecision Airdrop (US Air Force)
PADPhysician Assisted Dying
PADPolitical Affairs Division (various locations)
PADPicture A Day
PADPatient Appreciation Day (various locations)
PADPacket Assembler Disassembler
PADPassive Authorization Device
PADPublic Access Device
PADPrefetch Address
PADProduct Assembly Document
PADProfesor Ayudante Doctor (Spanish doctoral student)
PADPost-Adoption Depression
PADPeptidyl Arginine Deiminase (enzyme)
PADPublic Affairs Director
PADProtected Areas Database
PADPoem A Day (classroom)
PADPerforming Arts Division (various organizations)
PADPlanned Area Development (Arizona zoning district)
PADPendapatan Asli Daerah (regional revenues)
PADPublic Affairs Detachment (US Army)
PADProgram Associated Data
PADPublic Art Dialogue (College Art Association)
PADPatient Administration Division
PADPublic Affairs Department
PADProtective Action Decision (US FEMA)
PADPhysical Agents Directive
PADPsychiatric Advance Directive
PADPeople Affected by Displacement
PADPerforming Arts Directory (various locations)
PADPower and Destruction (gaming clan)
PADPoints d'Accès au Droit (French: Access Points to Law; France)
PADPrevention Assistance Division (Georgia)
PADProduct Activity Data (inventory)
PADPanic/Anxiety Disorder
PADPublic Area Department (various organizations)
PADPort Autonome de Dunkerque (French: Port of Dunkirk Authority)
PADPreauthorized Debit
PADPersonal Access Device
PADPropellant Actuated Device
PADProduct Application Document
PADPotential Archeological Deposit
PADProgram Action Directive
PADPost-Arrest Diversion (Florida)
PADPiper Alpha Disaster
PADProject Approval Document
PADPilot & Aviation Dictionary (resource)
PADPixel Array Detector
PADPure Austrian Design
PADPerformance Analysis and Design
PADPrecollegiate Academic Development (California State University)
PADPaderborn, Germany - Paderborn (Airport Code)
PADProduct Area Directorate (NSWC)
PADPlanning and Analysis Division
PADProgram Approval Document
PADProgrammable Address Decoder
PADPartially Air Dried (lumber)
PADPreferred Arrival Date
PADPolicy and Analysis Division
PADPriority Access for Dialing (Canada)
PADPortland Alternative Dwellings, LLC (Portland, OR)
PADPulse Amplifier Discriminator
PADPipe Acquisition Disorder (alt.smokers.pipes)
PADPassenger Available for Disembarkation (aviation)
PADProperty Assessment Department
PADPlant Apparatus Division
PADPrompt Agent Defeat (DTRA)
PADPoint Air Defense
PADProduct Assurance Directorate (US Army; Edgewood, Maryland)
PADPressure Assisted Densification
PADPododermatitis Aseptica Diffusa
PADPassive Authorisation Device (Volvo)
PADProject Authorization Document
PADPressure Anomaly Detection
PADPath-Average Dispersion
PADProvisional Acceptance Date
PADProjected Availability Date
PADPressure Actuated Device
PADPsychosis of Alzheimer's Disease
PADProperty Accounting Department
PADPower Azimuth Distribution
PADPolicy Automation Directorate
PADProduct Assembly Document (automotive)
PADPOMCUS Authorization Document
PADPädogogischer Austauschdienst (German foreign exchange service)
PADPolar Auroral Dynamics
PADPercent Average Deviation
PADProcessor Address Data Bus
PADPacketizer And Depacketizer
PADPulsed Activation Doppler
PADProposed for Advanced Development
PADAccounting Policy Division (DCAA)
PADPurchasing Application Documentation
PADPhase Alignment Detector
PADPontoon Assembly Depot/Detachment
PADPersistently and Acutely Disabled (mental health)
PADport aft down (maritime term)
PADProfiles of Air Force Depots
PADParti Aleance Demokrat (Democratic Alliance; political party, Albania)
PADProduct Assurance Director/Directorate
PADPost Approval Document (California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development)
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The agency said that about RM's cap "displaying a logo reminiscent of Nazi symbolism, again as previously explained the incident was in no way intentional, and although all apparel and accessories used during the photoshoot had been provided by the publication conducting the shoot, we would like to offer our sincere apologies for inadvertently inflicting pain and distress to anyone affected by totalitarian regimes in the past by failing to strictly review the clothing and accessories that our members were made to wear, as well as to anyone who may have experienced distress and discomfort by witnessing an association of our artists with imagery reminiscent of political extremism."
Paola Indovina, Ph.D., from the Institute for High Performance Computing and Networking, ICAR-CNR, in Naples, Italy, and colleagues conducted a literature review of clinical trials to examine the utility of VR as a distraction intervention to alleviate pain and distress during different medical procedures.
Pain and distress showed a statistically significant reduction (pain p=0.001; distress p=0.000).
"These are all distress-promoting behaviours and increase pain and distress."
However, these reviews did not have the main propose of analyzing studies that assessed pain and distress outcomes simultaneously in infants and children specifically.
It helps researchers who work with zebrafish in the laboratory to prevent unnecessary pain and distress in these animals.
These are severe experiments in which animals will have suffered intense and prolonged pain and distress for little gain in terms of outcomes for human health.
The use of slow, deep breathing (diaphragmatic breathing) can reduce both pain and distress. Toys or props (e.g., pinwheels, bubbles) to facilitate deep breathing and blowing may add an element of distraction.
Hypnosis for Procedure-Related Pain and Distress in Pediatric Cancer Patients: A Systematic Review of Effectiveness and Methodology Related to Hypnosis Interventions.
A committee with members from the US, Britain, and Canada has updated the 1992 National Research Council report Recognition and Alleviation of Pain and Distress in Laboratory Animals, breaking it into two publications in order to incorporate the scientific developments in animal welfare, stress, distress, and pain since then.
It addresses many issues relevant to children experiencing pain and distress including its assessment and management in the acute, procedural, palliative, recurrent and persistent settings, with many chapters taking developmental stages into account.
The more anxious children may have less coping behaviours at injection and the low anxious subjects may have become sensitised to the injection leading to higher reporting of pain and distress at the next visit.