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intensive care unit

 (ICU)
a hospital unit in which is concentrated special equipment and specially trained personnel for the care of seriously ill patients requiring immediate and continuous attention (intensive care). Called also critical care unit.

ICU

Abbreviation for intensive care unit.

ICU

intensive care unit.

ICU

abbr.
intensive care unit

ICU

abbreviation for intensive care unit.

ICU

Abbreviation for:
immune contact urticaria
infant care unit
intensive care unit 
intermediate care unit

ICU

Intensive care unit Managed care A hospital unit, in which 20% of all Pts spend some time during hospitalization; criteria for admission and continued stay in the ICU–eg, chest pain and suspected MI, pulmonary edema and syncope

ICU

Abbreviation for intensive care unit.

ICU

Abbrev. for Intensive Care Unit.

ICU

Abbreviation for intensive care unit.

ICU

see intensive care unit.
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Another student of the institution, Waqas Khan, lamented that ICU was a historical and prestigious college of the province.
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In this study, we hypothesized that a maximum HR of <100/ minute within 24 hours of admission to a mixed ICU would be associated with decreased mortality.
This cross-sectional, descriptive study was conducted at medical ICU of Holy Family Hospital, Rawalpindi over a period of 3 months from February to April 2013, after approval from Department Ethical Committee.
The SwabCap used in conjunction with the Clave, offers a best in class solution for clinicians," said Alison Burcar, vice president and general manager of ICU Medical's Infusion Systems Division.
The patients admitted to the emergency ICU included patients requiring first-level intensive care.
I had observed, and occasionally helped care for, a woman who had been in ICU for a number of months after she developed a sudden respiratory illness.
Demographic data, including age, nursing qualifications, employment sector and years of ICU experience, were obtained from all participants.
For comparison, the survey was also administered concurrently to families of patients in the hospital's medical ICU (MICU).
ICU patients do become hypoglycemic irrespective of the fact whether they are diabetic or non-diabetic.
ICU, which makes click-lock positive connection devices and accessories for IV lines, launched its sale process in May and used the advisory services of JPMorgan Chase & Co (NYSE:JPM).