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APIC

abbreviation for Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology.

APIC

Acenocoumarol vs Pentoxifylline in Intermittent Claudication. A trial studying the safety and efficacy of pentoxifylline and/or acenocoumarol in treating intermittent claudication associated with chronic occlusive arterial disease.
Conclusion Pentoxifylline is safe and effective for treating intermittent claudication; the benefits of oral anticoagulant therapy are outweighed by the risk of serious bleeding; the risk of bleeding is probably increased by combined treatment.

APIC

Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc.
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The standard, named the OpenPIC specification, provides an interrupt-control solution for symmetric multiprocessing (SMP) systems, supports all current x86 vendors' products, offers a common interface and provides a superior alternative to the 8259 interrupt controller standard currently used in all x86-based personal computers.
Open industry standards are essential to foster growth and competition, and the OpenPIC specification effectively provides an open standard in the growing multiprocessing area," said Jim Paschal, vice president, Desktop and Corporate Engineering, Compaq Computer Corporation.
The OpenPIC specification is a prime example of how the industry participants can work together to develop standards that are in the best interest of both suppliers and customers," said Steve Domenik, vice president of marketing, Cyrix Corp.
NASDAQ:PTEC), the world's leading supplier of system-level firmware, Monday announced support for the AMD/Cyrix OpenPIC specification.
The OpenPIC specification provides an open industry architecture and methodology standard for programmable interrupt controller (PIC) technology.