UFH

AcronymDefinition
UFHUnder Floor Heating
UFHUniversity of Fort Hare (Alice, South Africa)
UFHUnwanted Facial Hair
UFHUsual Forms of Handling (customs)
UFHUnfractioned Heparin
UFHUnion Française de l'Hélicoptère (French: French Helicopter Union)
UFHUnidirectional Flow Hood (pharmaceutical manufacturing)
UFHUnidentified Flying Humanoid
UFHUncoordinated Frequency Hopping (computer science)
UFHUnion Francophone des Handicapés (French: Francophone Union of the Disabled; Belgium)
UFHUltra-light Field Howitzer
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With a product that features a single calibration curve for UFH and low molecular weight heparin, hemostasis testing is further simplified, saving staff time and lab resources.
LMWH offers definite advantages over UFH because of its longer plasma half-life, dose-dependent clearance (resulting in a more predictable anticoagulant response), improved side-effect profile and less frequent monitoring requirements (grade 1B).
3] Nonstandard abbreviations: VKA, vitamin K antagonist; UFH, unfractionated heparin; LMWH, low molecular weight heparin; NOA, new oral anticoagulant; FXa, activated factor X; INR, international normalized ratio; rFVIIa, recombinant activated FVII; PT, prothrombin time; APTT, activated partial thromboplastin time; dRVVT, dilute Russell viper venom test; TCT, thrombin clotting time; ECT, ecarin clotting time; [C.
4,7) Finally, the ex vivo method compares the aPTT and heparin level in the plasma of patients receiving UFH.
initial e-mail correspondence: UFH and MSU undergraduate social work students engaged in two semesters of structured email partnership; and
UFH, nonstroke medical patients (nine trials, n = 11,650) and acute stroke patients showed no significant difference in mortality, PE, symptomatic DVT, or major bleeding.
The mean total cost was $3,383 US dollars (95% CI= $2,683$4,083) for dalteparin and $4,952 US dollars (95% CI=$4,718-$5,185) for UFH for inpatient care.
The use of UFH requires monitoring of the therapeutic level by measuring the activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT) in seconds.
Continue LMWH, UFH, or fondaparinux with warfarin for a minimum of 5 days until the international normalized ratio (INR) is [greater than or equal to] 2 for 24 hours.