VAD


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AcronymDefinition
VADVoice Activity Detection
VADVentricular Assist Device
VADVente a Distance (French: Distance Selling)
VADVascular Dementia
VADVoice Activated Dialing
VADVitamin A Deficiency
VADValue-Added Distributor
VADVelocity-Azimuth Display
VADVoice Activity Detector
VADVoluntary Aid Detachment
VADVascular Access Device
VADValue-Added Dealer
VADVertebral Artery Dissection
VADVenous Access Device
VADVincristine, Adriamycin, Dexamethasone (chemotherapy regimen)
VADVapor Axial Deposition
VADVidéo À La Demande (French: Video on Demand)
VADValor Agregado de Distribución (Guatemala)
VADValue-Added Data
VADVirginia Association of the Deaf
VADValeur Ajoutée Directe (French: Direct Added Value; management approach)
VADValue of Annual Demand
VADVille et Aménagement Durable (French: Sustainable City and Urban Planning; France)
VADVersatile Automotive Diagnostics (Surrey, British Columbia, Canada)
VADVeterans Affairs Department
VADVolunteer Assignment Description
VADValeurs Ajoutées au Déplacement (French disabled persons transport service)
VADVertical Application Device
VADVideo Archive and Dissemination
VADVulnerability Assessment Device
VADVoice Activated Dictation
VADVoitures Anciennes Daveluyville (French; Canadian classic car festival)
VADVirtual Agent Desktop
VADVisual Asset Database (McGraw-Hill)
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A year after the Southam VAD opened, a crisis meeting was held warning of urgent sta shortages and the need for more volunteers.
3 days in the Thal/Dex arm, compared with 20 days in the VAD arm (P = .
In January 2010, the FDA approved the VAD for destination therapy - a life-saving permanent solution for patients who don't want or aren't candidates for heart transplant.
a leading cardiothoracic surgeon in Europe and with the support from VAD manufacturer Jarvik Heart for the procedures.
The clinical trial, which is evaluating how well the new VAD serves as a bridge for people awaiting a heart transplant, is one of several leading-edge treatment options the University's cardiovascular program offers for people suffering from heart disease, said Dr.
The MicroMed Debakey VAD is an investigational device and is limited by federal law for investigational use in the US.
In 2010, Thoratec with 73% share was the dominant player in the global VAD market.
According to Tom Coleman, founder and Managing Director of Metro VAD, Wallix information security portfolio will harmonize the unified threat management (UTM), which is presently in demand among its customers.
We believe that mechanical circulatory support has a significant role in the treatment of heart failure and, therefore, look forward to further advancing VAD options for our patients.
The company says its IVAD is smaller than other commercially available implantable VAD devices designed to offer an alternative to patients with congestive heart failure who are awaiting a transplant, or are recovering from open heart surgery.
The VAD program has grown significantly every year, and has outpaced the heart transplant program in terms of volumes since 2007.