UAC

(redirected from Upper Airway Collapsibility)
AcronymDefinition
UACUser Account Control (Microsoft Windows Vista)
UACUniversities Admissions Centre (Australia)
UACUser Account Controls
UACUniversidad Autonoma de Coahuila (Spanish: Coahuila University Autonoma)
UACUser Agent Client
UACUtah Avalanche Center (Salt Lake City, UT)
UACUnited American Committee (est. 2004)
UACUrban Adult Contemporary (music style)
UACUser Account Control
UACUpper Area Control (aviation)
UACUnion Aerospace Corporation (Doom series)
UACUnited Aircraft Corporation (Russia)
UACUniversité d'Abomey-Calavi (French: University of Abomey-Calavi; Benin)
UACUnidad de Análisis de la Conducta (Spanish: Behavior Analysis Unit)
UACUniversal Access Control
UACUniversity Assessment Committee
UACUniversity Advising Center (various schools)
UACUniversidade dos Açores (Portugese)
UACUniversity Accessibility Center (Brigham Young University)
UACUnited Africa Company
UACUnited African Company (of Nigeria)
UACUniversal Access Concentrator
UACUrban Appalachian Council
UACUser Advisory Committee
UACUrban Assault Course (US Army)
UACUnemployment Appeals Commission
UACUndergraduate Affairs Committee (various schools)
UACUnaccompanied Alien Child (US Citizenship and Immigration Services; US DHS)
UACUmbilical Arterial Catheter
UACUnaltered Augsburg Confession (Lutheran Church; est. 1530)
UACUngooroo Aboriginal Corporation, Inc (Australia)
UACUnsafe Act or Condition
UACUninterrupted Air Conditioner (electrical air conditioner)
UACUnited Anglican Church
UACUnderwater Acoustic Communications
UACUser Assurance Co-Ordinator (UK project management role)
UACUnit Advisory Council (US Air Force)
UACUp A Creek
UACUnione dell'Apostolato Cattolico (Italian: Union of Catholic Apostolate)
UACUpper Airway Collapsibility
UACUniform Annual Cost
UACUnit Abatement Cost
UACUninterrupted Automatic Control
UACUnified Army Corps
UACUnassigned Channel (AT&T)
UACUpdate Authority Component (subsystem of Message Conversion System)
UACUniversity Athletic Council
UACUtility Airplane Council
UACUnnecessary Acronym Creator (humor)
UACUnited Acquisition Corporation
UACUse As Constructed
UACUnited Army Corps
References in periodicals archive ?
Gold, "Upper airway collapsibility during sleep in upper airway resistance syndrome," Chest, vol.
Ruttanaumpawan et al., "Difference in upper airway collapsibility during wakefulness between men and women in response to lower-body positive pressure," Clinical Science, vol.
Upper airway collapsibility may reflect the impaired function of upper airway dilator muscles such as the genioglossus muscle.
Increased upper airway collapsibility in children with obstructive sleep apnoea during wakefulness.
The fact that both normals and apneic patients experience a substantial increase in upper airway collapsibility with sleep onset implies that sleep is a vulnerable state for the upper airway.