VAP

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AcronymDefinition
VAPVentilator-Associated Pneumonia
VAPVulnerability Assessment Program (various organizations)
VAPValue-Added Product (meteorology; Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Climate Research Facility; US Department of Energy)
VAPValidation des Acquis Professionnels (French: Validation of Professional Experience; higher education)
VAPVirtual Access Panel
VAPValue Added Process
VAPVisual Studio Analyzer Project
VAPVideotex Access Point
VAPVlan Access Port
VAPVertical Auto Profile
VAPVoting-Age Population
VAPVictim Advocate Program (various organizations)
VAPValue Added Packaging
VAPVoluntary Action Program
VAPVolunteerism Always Pays (Walmart program)
VAPValue-Added Process
VAPVisiting Assistant Professor
VAPVirtual Access Point
VAPVeteran Advocacy Project (Urban Justice Center; New York, NY)
VAPVolunteer Achievement Program (Credit Union National Association)
VAPVaccine Action Program
VAPValue Added Provider
VAPAverage Path Velocity
VAPVendor Assessment Program (Arizona)
VAPValue Analysis Program (various organizations)
VAPVignette Application Portal (software)
VAPVeterans Assistance Program (various states)
VAPVillage Action Plan (UK)
VAPVision Advantage Program (healthcare)
VAPVenous Access Port (medical device)
VAPVientiane Action Plan
VAPValue Added Partnership
VAPVoluntary Acknowledgment of Paternity
VAPHeavy Photographic Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used from 1956 to 1971)
VAPVirtual Approval Process
VAPVoluntary Abandoned Property (legal definition)
VAPVISA Access Point
VAPVisual Art in Practice (various organizations)
VAPVindicat Atque Polit
VAPVeterinary Acupuncture
VAPVaccine Associated Paralysis
VAPVerification and Acceptance Program
VAPVolume Arrival Profile (US Postal Service)
VAPVery Annoying Person
VAPVulnerability Assessment Procedure (DCAA)
VAPVector Adaptive Predictive Coding
VAPHeavy Photographic Reconnaissance Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used from 1956 to 1971)
VAPVisual Aid Panel (dry erase whiteboard)
VAPPhotographic Reconnaissance Squadron (Heavy) (US Navy Aviation unit designation used from 1956 to 1971)
VAPVirtual Assembly Program
VAPVirtual Advisory Panel
VAPVieilles Automobiles du Périgord (French classic car club)
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Sarah became certified in Veterinary Acupuncture from the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.
The American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, which has seen an increase in enrollment in training programs since the mid-1990s, was recently admitted to the American Veterinary Medical Association's House of Delegates.
"The increased demand for veterinary acupuncture mirrors its rise in popularity among humans," says Deborah Prevratil, executive director of the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society (IVAS), which offers advanced acupuncture certification for veterinarians.
In fact, an initial visit for veterinary acupuncture usually takes some time, including a lengthy review of history and a meticulous exam, as well as the standard elements of a vet visit and diagnostic palpation of acupuncture points to arrive at an "acupuncture diagnosis.''
He gained the top International Veterinary Acupuncture Society's qualification, the best in the world, and researched the use of a light source in place of needles.
Cynthia Juday, D.V.M., C.V.A., of the Integrative Medical Center ofters not only traditional Western treatments but also veterinary acupuncture, massage therapy, Reiki, dietary consultation, homeopathy, and herbal and traditional Chinese medicine.
Jeanne Fowler is a holistic small animal veterinarian certified in Veterinary Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine and Veterinary Orthopedic Manipulation.
theavh.org; American Academy of Veterinary Acupuncture, (973)379-1100, www.aava.org; American Holistic Veterinary Medical Association, (410)569-0795,www.
Practitioners of Chinese medicine have used acupuncture for around 3,500 years and in modern veterinary acupuncture, multiple systems of treatment are used.
The academy is devoted to improving "animal health care by the advancement of veterinary acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine and Traditional Asian Medicine."
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