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step-down

(of a transformer) reducing a high voltage applied to the primary winding to a lower voltage on the secondary winding
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Texas Health H-E-Bs Cardiac Step-Down Unit has 22 patient rooms and is reserved for ICU and CCU patients needing to transition to regular inpatient care.
The hospital will add 11 beds to the new step-down ICU facility and will also expand its NICU facilities.
5,6) Because our institution has anecdotally reported postoperative complications only in rare cases, we sought to determine if airway complications in patients who underwent isolated tonsillectomy/UPPP were significant enough to warrant the added expense and inconvenience of step-down monitoring in the intensive care unit.
The Step-down Ward is aimed at relieving increased bed occupancy in medical units and assist to down refer patients that are stable and ready for discharge but have outstanding results or are awaiting placement in a home based care.
The high-voltage SiP12201 synchronous buck step-down controller is designed for industrial controls, wireless and cable modems, set-top boxes, LCD TVs, telecom power supplies and servers, point-of-load (POL) modules, and for delivering regulated power to microprocessors, ASICs, FPGAs, and DSPs in a wide variety of end products.
These converters are the smallest high voltage synchronous step-down regulators on the market, each fitting within an 8-pin SOIC package.
As a result, all of the transactions have passed, or are expected to pass, their respective triggers at the step-down date or shortly thereafter.
In addition to the step-down, step-up, inverting, LDO outputs and the Li-Ion charger the SMB122's power control functions include individual channel enable/shutdown, power up/down sequencing, power-up slew rate control, static and dynamic output voltage control (dynamic voltage management).
Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for communications, portable devices, computers, and industrial equipment, today announced availability of the SC2441, a very low input voltage, two-phase synchronous step-down controller with an integrated step-up converter.
Unless paid down to zero, principal collected will be paid exclusively to the class A certificates until the step-down date.
Unless paid down to zero, principal will be paid exclusively to the senior certificates until the step-down date has been reached.
Prior to the step-down date or if a Trigger event is in effect, principal will be distributed to the class I-A1 and II-A2 until the certificate principal balances have been reduced to zero, and then sequentially to the class M-1, M-2, M-3, M-4, M-5 and M-6 certificates.