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ORS

oral rehydration salts.

ORS

abbreviation for oral rehydration solutions.

ORS

Oral rehydration solution

Oral Rehydration Solution (ORS)

A liquid preparation developed by the World Health Organization that can decrease fluid loss in persons with diarrhea. Originally developed to be prepared with materials available in the home, commercial preparations have recently come into use.
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Despite its long history, the prevalence of ORS is not well established, estimated to range between 0.
The estimates described in the sections that follow illustrate how the ORS can measure the presence and frequency of a physical requirement.
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In the joint statement the CHC said it wished to make it clear that it does not doubt the conduct of ORS in any way.
Hybrid ORs can include a variety of imaging equipment, including either single or bi-plane, and increasingly, CT scanners (CTORs) and MRI scanners (MRORs).
And I decided to treat people with a simple solution of sugar and salt called ORS -- a simple solution that turned out to be a miraculous tool to bring down death rates in the camps," said the publicity- shy biologist who now runs an independent research body in the fields of vaccinations.
Si Ortega pudo decir de si mismo que era "nada moderno y muy siglo XX", tal vez Ors sea, inesperadamente, un pensador del siglo XXI.