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ACS

(Asynchronous Communications Server) See network access server.

ACS

Abbr. for “American Ceramic Society.”
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The American College of Surgeons became the dominant force behind hospital reform." (2(p119)) By 1917, the AMA leadership recognized that they had made a serious tactical error and had been outmaneuvered by the ACS, who had hired the former secretary of the Carnegie Foundation to be its director.
[5.] Committee on Trauma, American College of Surgeons. ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support Program for Doctors.
Established in 1922 by the American College of Surgeons, the CoC is a consortium of professional organizations dedicated to improving survival rate and quality of life for cancer patients through standard-setting, prevention, research, education, and the monitoring of comprehensive, quality care.
The researchers used data from a large 2008 national survey of members of the American College of Surgeons (ACS), and set out to find how surgeons in dual-physician relationships differ from other surgeons whose partners are not physicians in their demographics, practice characteristics, family lives, distress (ie, burnout, depression, and quality of life), and job satisfaction.
The study, published in the November issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons, showed a strong connection between increasing hours and nights on call and a detrimental psychological impact on surgeons in almost every setting, both professionally and personally.
LAHORE, July 1 -- The fourth Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) course organised by the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSC) in collaboration with American college of surgeons concluded at the Lahore Centre on Wednesday.
Seidel (emeritus, pediatrics, The Johns Hopkins U.) is joined in authorship by five other physicians, three of whom are also with Hopkins, the other two with the American College of Surgeons and the University of Texas.
The program, administered by the American College of Surgeons, the American Cancer Society and the National Consortium of Breast Centers, gives accreditation to those centers that have voluntarily committed to provide the highest level of quality breast care and that undergo a rigorous evaluation process and review of their performance.
The Alaska Native Medical Center trauma center was re-verified as a Level II Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons earlier this year.
Dr Ghellai, who is also acting chairman of the Department of Surgery, holds a diploma of the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He previously served as chairman of Minimally Invasive Surgery at Mafraq Hospital, Abu Dhabi, with additional responsibilities as site director for General Surgery Residency, Surgical Internship and the Gulf Medical Students Clerkship.
He was a former governor of the American College of Surgeons. He was named an honorary fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in England in 1987 and received a lifetime achievement award from the American Urological Association in 1994.
The Cancer Treatment Center at Wenatchee Valley Medical Center has been rated one of the nation's top cancer treatment facilities by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer (CoC).

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