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PPV

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PPV

Abbreviation for:
parapox virus
paroxysmal positional vertigo
pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
post payment verification 
positive predictive value
positive pressure ventilation, see there
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PPV

Positive-pressure ventilation
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

PPV

Abbreviation for positive pressure ventilation.
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Positive predictive value (PPV)

The probability that a person with a positive test result has, or will get, the disease.
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'The success of the PPV is due to the strong cooperation and support of anchor companies and vendors under it,' he added.
Correlations between PPV and time to urine output, CVP and time to urine output, PPV and 4-hour urine output and CVP and 4-hour urine output were tested using the Pearson's correlation.
6 million PPV hits equivalent to $400 million, with total revenues of over $600,000.
Elsewhere on the PPV, DX, formed of Triple H and Shawn Michaels, will take on the Brothers of Destruction (Kane and The Undertaker).
"The core concept behind the creation of this PPV service is simple: the maturity of an organisation's security roadmap varies from one to the next.
"Our ambition is for the technology to be either adopted by a car manufacturer for a new generation of 'healthier' city cars, or for us simply to offer it as a conversion kit in to the after-market -- for those wishing to add PPV as an optional active extra to their car.
The absorption spectral study shows that SDPP-PPV and SDPP-PPE have broad coverage of visible spectra and considerable red shift compared with water-soluble poly(p-phenylenevinylene)s (PPVs) and poly(p-phenyleneethynylene)s (PPEs).
Conclusion: Intravitreal Bevacizumab injection, given monthly in patients of ED results in significantly more regression in neovascularization, and less requirement for PPV, as compared to those receiving standard steroids and laser photocoagulation treatment.
Peak particle velocity (PPV) is an evaluation criterion for the blasting vibration which has been used for many years; it is predicted by the distance and the charge weight scaling law [3, 4].
Poly[2-methoxy-5-(2-ethylhexyloxy)-1,4-phenylenevinylene] (MEH-PPV), structure in Figure 1, is an electroluminescent conjugated polymer that presents improved processability compared to its parent polymer: poly(1,4-phenylenevinylene) (PPV), see also Figure 1 [1,2].