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NARP

(nahrp),
Acronym for neuropathy, ataxia, retinitis pigmentosa syndrome, one of the inherited mitochondrial disorders, caused by a point mutation resulting in the substitution of a single amino acid in the mitochondrial DNA at position 8993. A more severe expression of the same point mutation manifests clinically as Leigh disease (q.v.).

NARP

Neurogenic muscle weakness, ataxia, & retinitis pigmentosa A mitochondrial disease characterized by ↓ muscle strength and coordination, regional brain degeneration, retinal deterioration. See Mitochondrial disease.
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NARP has a "newfound" reality: palliative care is currently being integrated into routine renal care throughout its program.
FY 2007 (1) Number of Disposition Kilograms shipments Rejected or returned 1,192,974 83 Action taken (problem fixed), released 32,218 2 Regular inspection, release 41,767,409 5,830 NARP (2), inspected 13,397,325 936 NARP, released (no inspection) 310,286,481 16,985 Shipped to another country 2,345,766 315 (transist only in the USA) Total 369,022,173 24,151 FY 2008 Number of Disposition Kilograms shipments Rejected or returned 929,497 57 Action taken (problem fixed), released 0 0 Regular inspection, release 28,071,138 4,126 NARP (2), inspected 15,348,053 892 NARP, released (no inspection) 362,945,935 20,015 Shipped to another country 1,237,570 219 (transist only in the USA) Total 408,532,193 25,309 (1) Federal Fiscal Year (FY) runs from Oct 1 through Sep 30.
5] Nonstandard abbreviations: LGMD, limb girdle muscular dystrophy; SCA, spinocerebellar ataxia; MELAS, mitochondrial encephalopathy, lactic acidosis and stroke-like episodes; MERRF, myoclonic epilepsy with ragged-red fibers; NARP, neurogenic muscle weakness, ataxia and retinitis pigmentosa syndrome; CMT, Charcot-Marie-Tooth.
The primary objectives of the NARP are to provide programs that encourage the safe integration of empty aerosols into municipal recycling programs and provide regulators and the public with accurate science-based information about aerosols.
Caron is the recipient of numerous honors including the Palm Beach County Cultural Council NARP residency Grant and the Lighthouse Art Center Expressive Textiles Award.
NARP is encouraging home-based therapies and with program growth and limited resources, we wanted to find a way to build capacity in the ED to improve patient care and reduce calls back for basic PD procedures that emergency nurses are capable of performing.
NARP brings Kainai Energy technical and commercial oil and gas expertise along with $100 million capital commitment.
We look to continue with this proven strategy, as NARP Scrap Purchasing looks to the future to meet our growing demand for recycled aluminum for our North American facilities," said Leslie Shuman, Director of Strategy and Supply Chain for NARP.
I truly enjoyed this conference and I thank the NARP trust fund committee for making it possible for me to attend.
NARP also announced the "Most Improved" Scrap Supplier for 2010.
This poster will share evidence that despite a higher than desired rate of catheter use, NARP has a low rate of BSI associated with all types of vascular access when compared to the CNISP benchmarks.