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What does AIDS stand for?
When a person helps another person in their personal care and daily living.They call nurses that.The nurses aides are really wonderfull people they do 100% of the work in nurs…ing home or hospital.
AIDs - A cquired I mmune D eficiency S yndrome
HIV (Human Immunodefiency Virus) is the virus that causes AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.) When people first started exhibiting symptoms of HIV and AIDS, doctors a…nd scientists had no idea what was causing the infection. Many people who were experiencing the symptoms were MSM (Men who have Sex with Men.) Before the terms HIV and AIDS were created, GRIDS was used. GRIDS means: Gay Related Immune Deficiency Syndrome. The term was discontinued shortly after its coining because HIV/AIDS obviously infects many people who aren't gay. The term GRIDS was dropped when scientists developed the AIDS classification. HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, was not discovered until years later.
Total Body Area. Used to determine the amount of body surface affected by a condition, ailment, injury etc.
Fast is an acronym for signs/symptoms and treatment of Stroke. F: Facial Droopiness- Does the face shape suddenly change? A: Arm Droopiness- Ask person to hold out arms …straight. Does one arm drop? S: Speech- Is the speech slurred or sound funny? (If any person shows ANY of the signs above)... T: Time- Time to call for an ambulance.
HIV is Human Immunodefiency Virus and AIDS is Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome.
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The letters in AIDS stand for Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
(From "What is CPR?" on this site) Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is the procedure of maintainingartificial respiration and artificial circulation in a mammal whohas gone… into cardiac arrest through repeating cycles of chestcompressions and ventilations. It is intended to maintain adequateoxygenation and circulation of critical body tissues, particularlythose of the central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) andheart so that advanced life support procedures can restore thecirculatory system to a functional state. Cardio means heart, pulmonary pertains to lungs, and resuscitation means to revive from death or unconsciousness. CPR is indicated for people or animals who are not breathing andare unable to maintain adequate circulation. The exact methods forperforming CPR vary by species and age and are updated regularly.There is an international committee, the International LiaisonCommittee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) that convenes approximatelyevery five years to consolidate resuscitation research and publishupdated guidelines for human resuscitation, including CPR, alongwith more minor publications in between these major updates. The exact methods of performing CPR are covered in other questionson this site.
Child and adolescent resources and education.
In First Aid
it stands for "is the patient breathing?"
In HIV and AIDS
The word AIDS stands for acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.