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antihemophilic factor

[¦an·tē‚hē·mə′fil·ik ‚fak·tər]
(biochemistry)
A soluble protein clotting factor in mammalian blood. Also known as factor VIII; thromboplastinogen.
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"This expansion by AHF demonstrates what so many manufacturers in Lancaster County and across Pennsylvania are finding- that this commonwealth is the best place for a manufacturing company to grow," Wolf said in the release.
'I am sure IPC Minister Dr Fahmida Mirza and IPC Secretary Akbar Durrani will take into account the achievements of the federation, which were duly acknowledged by the AHF and FIH and upon my return on February 24, the minister will invite the PHF high-ups for meeting, which will benefit Pakistan hockey a lot,' he added.
AHF president Michael Weinstein said: 'Much work is still left to be done.
As we carry on, I am confident that the leadership of AHF's domestic and global programs has the capability and the will to take us onward and upward to bring more and more people into the lifeboat of care and treatment over the next five years," he added.
Tawfiq Khoja expressed the AHF appreciation over the efforts being exerted by the Sultanate, as well as the wise policies being pursued in developing healthcare.
AHF Chief of Global Policy, Advocacy and Marketing Terri Ford said the world cannot go on talking about the end of AIDS while HIV remains one of the leading causes of death especially among young women and girls in developing countries.KEEP THE PROMISE"From the smallest community clinic, all the way to the national health programmes and at the international level, we must keep the promise to women by ensuring that they are empowered and able to access reproductive and health services, including HIV treatment, testing and prevention without long waiting times and without fear of intimidation and stigma," the official said.
The emergency department (ED) has a pivotal role in the initial care of patients with AHF. Equipped with comprehensive diagnostic techniques and trained health-care providers, the ED can offer open access and expeditious management for AHF patients.
Chakine believes the AHF's efforts are making a big difference as fifteen thousand to twenty thousand people attend its events annually, and attendance numbers are growing as last spring and fall the organization added more than one thousand new clients.
The aim of this paper was to describe the demographics, clinical characteristics, management, and outcomes of AHF patients from the Oman CARE study (part of Gulf CARE).
The ads are part of a campaign by the AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), a nonprofit for HIV prevention, testing and treatment, to promote a website that hosts an online directory of testing centers for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) as well as educational materials such as research papers and responses to frequently asked questions.
Hockey lovers in the kingdom must be rejoicing after hearing the news that the kingdom could soon be inducted into the world body, International Hockey Federation (FIH), as well as the continental body, Asian Hockey Federation (AHF).
Acute heart failure (AHF) is a common mechanism of death in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA).