ASAIO
American Society for Artificial Internal Organs

Medical dictionary. 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ASAIO — • American Society for Artificial Internal Organs …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Home hemodialysis — (HHD), is the provision of hemodialysis in the home of people with stage 5 chronic kidney disease. In the US home hemodialysis was the most common method of renal replacement therapy in the early 1970s before the introduction of the Federal ESRD… …   Wikipedia

  • American Society for Artificial Internal Organs — (ASAIO) is an organization of individuals and groups that are interested in artificial internal organs and their development. It supports research into artificial internal organs and holds an annual meeting, which attracts industry, researchers… …   Wikipedia

  • Hemodiálisis domiciliaria — La hemodiálisis domiciliaria (HHD), es el suministro en el hogar de la hemodiálisis para el paciente con insuficiencia renal terminal. En la mayoría de los casos, es para los pacientes que desean mayor libertad de horarios y no tienen… …   Wikipedia Español

  • Respirateur liquidien — Pour les articles homonymes, voir respirateur. Exemple de prototype de respirateur liquidien (Inolivent 4 du groupe de recherche Inolivent l Université de Sherbrooke) Le respirateur liquidien, ou …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Liquid breathing — Intervention MeSH D021061 Liquid breathing is a form of respiration in which a normally air breathing organism breathes an oxygen rich liquid (such as a perfluorocarb …   Wikipedia

  • Artificial organ — An artificial organ is a man made device that is implanted into, or integrated onto, a human to replace a natural organ, for the purpose of restoring a specific function or a group of related functions so the patient may return to as normal a… …   Wikipedia

  • Cardiac output — (Q or or CO ) is the volume of blood being pumped by the heart, in particular by a left or right ventricle in the time interval of one minute. CO may be measured in many ways, for example dm3/min (1 dm3 equals 1000 cm3 or 1 litre). Q is… …   Wikipedia

  • Vortex ring — A vortex ring, also called a toroidal vortex, is a region of rotating fluid moving through the same or different fluid where the flow pattern takes on a doughnut shape. The movement of the fluid is about the poloidal or circular axis of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Artificial uterus — In the field of ectogenesis, an artificial uterus (or womb) is a mechanism that is used to grow an embryo outside of the body of a female organism that would normally internally carry the embryo to term.An artificial uterus, as a replacement… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”