ISB


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ISB

Abbreviation for:
Information Standards Board
inner spiral bundle
Information Systems Branch 
Intercollegiate Specialty Examinations Board 
International Society of Biomechanics
interscalene block
Invest to Save Budget

isothermic saturation boundary

(ī″sō-thĕr′mĭk) [″ + Gr. therme, heat],

ISB

The location in the airways where inhaled gases become as warm as body temperature and maximally humidified for that temperature. In a healthy person the ISB typically occurs about 5 to 6 cm below the carina.
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In testing, a mixture of target and subsonic ammunition, Ruger has recorded the sound of the ISB as less than 120 dB, which is the same sound level as closing the bolt on an AR rifle.
The fourth option became the ISB that's now available.
Employing an ISB within a combat training center (CTC)-sized exercise carries the added restriction that ISB training objectives must not degrade other training.
ISB has eight branches and has a portfolio of consumer loans and bus and auto financing.
ISB Capital Markets Conclave - 'Artha' is the annual flagship event of the ISB Finance Club and has hosted some highly accomplished leaders in the past.
In 2012, Shmueli added a big online component to her business analytics course and opened it up for free for the entire ISB alumni.
According to Kavil Ramachandran, professor, ISB, " Familyowned companies around the globe are currently facing unique challenges as they navigate a highly competitive business environment-- developing their next generation leadership and managing succession, governance, generational struggles around business strategy and professionalisation.
Antipsychotic drugs are also thought to decrease ISB by their dopamine blocking effects and possibly by increasing prolactin levels, thereby decreasing sexual urges (12).
The ISB was established in 2001 with an aspiration to put India on the global map of management education.
Estimated to cost `two million Bahraini Dinars the project is to be built on 40,000 square metres (sq m) land leased to it by the Riffa Sports Club at West Riffa, said the Chairman of the ISB Executive Governing Board, Abraham John.
Under the agreement, the Centre for Executive Education (CEE) at ISB would deliver executive education courses in the Middle East, which will fulfill the strong need among corporate houses of the region for professional training programmes for their senior and middle management.
Consequently, it has also invested in BridgeHead IDR to complement its existing BridgeHead ISB.