RCU

(redirected from Respiratory Care Unit)
AcronymDefinition
RCURespiratory Care Unit (various locations)
RCURemote Control Unit
RCURead Copy Update
RCURemote Control Utility
RCURack Controller Unit
RCURegional Coordinating Unit
RCURoyal Credit Union (various locations)
RCUResearch Coordinating Unit (various organizations)
RCURadio Control Unit
RCURemote Concentrator Unit
RCURequisition Control Unit (US Navy)
RCURadio Channel Unit
RCURefugee Coordination Unit (Nepal)
RCURegional Cadet Unit (Australia)
RCURoom Control Unit
RCURate Construction Unit
RCURetto Colite Ulcerosa
RCURadio Contact Underground (French Internet radio station)
RCURisk Control Unit (various companies)
RCURadar Control Unit
RCURevelar Connection Utility (Revelar, Inc.)
RCUReserve Component Unit
RCURefrigeration Control Unit
RCURestrict Casual Use
RCURemote Carrier Urban
RCURelocatable Code Unit
RCUResidual Calibration Uncertainty
RCURing Concentrator Unit
RCURemote Converter Unit
RCURocket Countermeasure Unit
RCURugby Club Uzetien (French rugby club)
RCURapid Cooling Unit
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* Acceptance of visitors is limited in the birthing centres, respiratory care unit and pediatric areas.
Environmental noise as a cause of sleep disruption in a intermediate respiratory care unit. Sleep 19 (9), 707-710.
This child and 2 others were hospitalized in the same respiratory care unit at the time of WUV detection.
In total 23 patients at Walsall Manor Hospital have the bug, forcing hospital bosses to close the respiratory care unit (RCU), the integrated assessment unit, Kestrel - a medical ward - and Osprey where heart patients are treated.
The respiratory care unit, the Kestrel diabetes, haematology and general medicine ward, the integrated assessment unit and the Osprey cardiac and coronary care ward were all closed to new admissions.
Ventilation for life development of an intermediate respiratory care unit: Our experience.
On October 28, 1994, her family had her admitted to Beechnut Manor Nursing Home, where she resided in the respiratory care unit, which was staffed by Vencor Hospital.
The pulmonary fellows are actively involved in the management and care of mechanically ventilated patients in both our 18 bed medical intensive care unit and 16-bed respiratory care unit. The nurse practitioners were chosen due to their active participation in the management of mechanically ventilated patients in our institution as well as their extensive involvement in research related to pulmonary critical care.
A study shows a very strong relationship between the number of loud sounds -- 80 decibels or greater -- and sleep arousals among elderly patients in a hospital's intermediate respiratory care unit. A loud beeper could produce an 80-decibel sound.
Patients at intensive care units, respiratory care units and emergency wards are the most vulnerable since their immunity is lowered, and they are in close proximity to other patients.