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ARF

1 abbreviation for acute respiratory failure.
2 abbreviation for acute renal failure.

ARF

Abbreviation for:
acute renal failure
acute respiratory failure
acute rheumatic fever
Addiction Research Foundation
ADP-ribosylation factor
alternative reading frame
ambulance report form
Annual Retention Fee (Medspeak-UK)

ARF

Abbreviation for acute renal failure; acute respiratory failure.

ARF

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In a finding that Weber called surprising, the researchers showed that most triple-negative tumors lacking p53 and ARF turn on a pathway involved in the innate immune response to viral infection.
All too often, ARF is dismissed as a talk shop that does not address regional security issues.
Last year's first ARF Disaster Relief Exercise, held May 4-8 on the Philippine island of Luzon, was participated in by over 20 countries from the Asia-Pacific region with 12 of them contributing assets, personnel and capabilities.
Conservative treatment was given to 15 ARF patients with sepsis and 1 received peritoneal dialysis.
The ARF is the only regional security dialogue forum usually attended by North Korea's foreign minister, according to the Japanese Foreign Ministry, and includes all member countries of the six-party talks.
Significantly more IRBCs were seen in renal vasculature of malaria patients with ARF than those without ARF.
However, 12 patients (23%) died after developing ARF, and 9 of those were taking nesiritide, suggesting an association.
The ARF is also set to buy Tokyo Sowa Bank, another failed second-tier regional bank based in Tokyo, by the end of March next year.
The VDR is the first field exercise since ARF was established.
Australian Renewable Fuels is strategically positioned to capitalize on the rapid growth in the global biodiesel market, currently estimated at more than 3 billion liters per annum," said ARF managing director Darryl Butcher.
Cambodian Foreign Minister Hor Namhong, who chaired the ARF talks, told reporters the humanitarian issue refers to the abductions.
Mortality, length of hospital stay, and the need for and duration of renal replacement therapy were greater in patients who developed ARF while in the ICU, compared with patients who entered the hospital with ARF.