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  1. Acs a.k.a. Ács is a town in Komárom-Esztergom county, Hungary.
  2. Acs a.k.a. Achinsk Airport is an air base in Krasnoyarskiy Kray, Russia located 4 km east of Achinsk. It is a civilian airfield with minor facilities for small number of fighter aircraft. Once source lists 712 IAP at Kansk but lists Achinsk in parentheses for unknown reasons.

Business

  1. ACS a.k.a. Grupo ACS: ACS, Actividades de Construcción y Servicios, S.A. is a Spanish company dedicated to civil and engineering construction, all types services and telecommunications. It is one of the leading construction companies in the world, with projects in many countries around the world. The company was founded in 1997 through the merger of OCP Construcciones, S.A. and Ginés Navarro Construcciones, S.A.. The group has a global presence, including countries like Germany, India, Brazil, Chile and Morocco. The headquarters are in Madrid and the chairman is Florentino Pérez. Listed on the Bolsa de Madrid, the company's shares form part of the IBEX 35 stock market index.
  2. ACS a.k.a. Alaska Communications is a telecommunications corporation headquartered in Anchorage, Alaska. It was the first telecommunications provider in the state of Alaska to maintain a third-generation wireless network and the only provider in Alaska that owns fully incorporated infrastructure for the major telecommunications platforms; wireless communications, Internet networking, and local and long distance phone service. Alaska Communications wireline operations include advanced data networks and a diverse undersea fiber optic system connecting Alaska to the contiguous United States. The Alaska Communications wireless operations include a statewide 3G CDMA network, and coverage extends from the North Slope to Southeast Alaska. On December 4, 2014, GCI Wireless agreed to purchase the wireless assets of Alaska Communications for $300 million. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of 2015.
  3. ACS a.k.a. Affiliated Computer Services Inc. provides information technology services as well as business process outsourcing solutions to businesses, government agencies, and non-profit organizations. ACS is based in Dallas, Texas and the current CEO is Lynn Blodgett. ACS is ranked at number 341 on the 2010 Fortune 500 list. Founded in 1988, by Darwin Deason, ACS now operates in nearly 100 countries, generating over $6 billion annually. As of September 2009, ACS employs approximately 74,000 people.

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  1. ACS a.k.a. Acute coronary syndrome refers to a group of conditions due to decreased blood flow in the coronary arteries such that part of the heart muscle is unable to function properly or dies. The most common symptom is chest pain, often radiating to the left arm or angle of the jaw, pressure-like in character, and associated with nausea and sweating. Acute coronary syndrome usually occurs as a result of one of three problems: ST elevation myocardial infarction, non ST elevation myocardial infarction, or unstable angina.
  2. acs is a gene.
  3. ACS a.k.a. The acute chest syndrome is a vaso-occlusive crisis of the pulmonary vasculature commonly seen in patients with sickle cell anemia. This condition commonly manifests with pulmonary infiltrate on a chest x-ray.
  4. Acs a.k.a. Acroá Language: Acroa is an extinct Ge language of Brazil.
    • also known as Coroá, Acroa language
  5. ACS a.k.a. Automated Control Systems: ACS is the undisputed leader in smart building security, comfort, productivity, and energy in the Kansas City area. Our mission is to become our customers' trusted advisor. We partner with each customer to address their needs and achieve specific goals, particularly in the area of operational building requirements. We provide value-added service to all that we do.
  6. acs is a genomic locus.
  7. Acs is a file format.
  8. Acs a.k.a. lysophospholipase 3 (lysosomal phospholipase A2) is a gene.
    • also known as 1-O-acylceramide synthase, lysosomal phospholipase A2, LCAT-like lysophospholipase
  9. Acs a.k.a. 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase is a gene.

Printed encyclopedias and other books with definitions for Acs

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Google previewSepsis Management (2011)

PIRO and MODS by Jordi Rello, Jeffrey Lipman, Thiago Lisboa

ACS has been divided into primary, secondary and recurrent ACS, where primary ACS refers to an intra-abdominal...

that is associated with new organ dysfunction /failure Definition 10 Primary ACS is a condition associated with injury or ...

Google previewSurgical Intensive Care Medicine (2009)

by John M. O'Donnell, Flávio E. Nácul

Primary ACS is a condition associated with injury or disease in the abdominopelvic region that frequently requires early surgical or interventional...

Secondary ACS refers to conditions that do not originate from the abdominopelvic region.

Google previewManual of Definitive Surgical Trauma Care 3E (2011)

by Kenneth D Boffard

Definition 10 Primary ACS is a condition associated with injury or disease in the abdominopelvic region that frequently requires early surgical or interventional radiological intervention Definition 11 Secondary ACS refers to conditions that do ...

Google previewThe Who, What, and where of America (2010)

Understanding the American Community Survey by Deirdre Gaquin

Under development for more than a decade, the ACS is an ongoing survey of the American people that is ushering in a new...

Because the ACS is a sample survey, large numbers of sample cases are needed before reliable estimates can be ...

Google previewHandbook of U.S. Labor Statistics 2013 (2013)

Employment, Earnings, Prices, Productivity, and Other Labor Data by Mary Meghan Ryan

The ACS is an annual survey that covers the same type of information that had been collected every 10 years from the decennial...

Google previewSmith's Anesthesia for Infants and Children (2010)

Expert Consult Premium by Peter J. Davis, Franklyn P. Cladis, Etsuro K. Motoyama

ACS is a lung-injury syndrome initiated by three major triggers, all related to vasoocclusion by sickle cells: infection, embolization of bone marrow fat, and intravascular sequestration of red cells. All of these cause lung injury and infarction.

Google previewFast Facts for the Cardiac Surgery Nurse (2011)

Everything You Need to Know in a Nutshell by Tanya Hodge, MS, RN, CNS, CCRN

ACS is a spectrum of diseases, including unstable angina (USA), non-ST segment elevation MI (NSTEMI), and ST segment elevation MI (STEMI). USA is caused by a thrombus in the coronary artery which resolves spontaneously via the body's ...

Google previewAll-In-One Care Planning Resource (2015)

by Pamela L. Swearingen

Acute coronary syndrome (ACS) refers to an imbalance between myocardial oxygen supply and demand secondary to an acute plaque disruption or erosion. ACS is an umbrella term that includes stable coronary artery disease (SCAD), ...

Google previewECGs Made Easy (2015)

by Barbara J Aehlert

ANS: D On the basis of the information presented, this patient is most likely experiencing an acute coronary syndrome (ACS). ACS refers to distinct conditions ...

Google previewIncome, Earnings, and Poverty Data from the 2005 American Community Survey (2010)

by Bruce H. Webster

the ACS is a reliable source of annual survey estimates of poverty for states and ...

Google previewHandbook of U.S. Labor Statistics 2008 (2008)

Employment, Earning, Prices, Productivity, and Other Labor Data by Eva E. Jacobs

The ACS is a way to provide data the communities need every year instead of once every ten years. The 2010 census will continue to count the population to support ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing and Design (1996)

Volume 56 - Supercritical Fluid Technology: Theory and Application to Technology Forecasting by John J. McKetta Jr

Whitehurst, "Coal Liquefaction Fundamentals," ACS Symposium Series No. 139, American Chemical Society, Wash. DC, 1979. 5. D. D. Whitehurst, T. O. Mitchell, and M. Farcasiu, Coal Liquefaction — The Chemistry and Technology of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Survey Research Methods (2008)

by Paul J. Lavrakas

The American Community Survey (ACS) is an ongoing national survey conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau. Part of the federal decennial census program, the ACS was designed to replace the long form or sample portion of the decennial ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Eye (2010)

by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana

Thus, ACs can express a range of sensitivities to glutamate. The most glutamatesensitive neuron in the retina is the starburst AC population. Similarly, ACs express different levels and kinds of NMDA receptors, resulting in a broad spectrum of ...

Google previewThe Oxford Encyclopedia of American Political and Legal History (2012)

by Donald T. Critchlow, Philip R. VanderMeer

Boyer AMERICAN COLONIZATION SOCIETY In 1816, white Americans who wanted to transport black Americans from the United States established the American Colonization Society (ACS). Whereas ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Library and Information Science (1982)

Volume 33 - The Wellesley College Library to Zoological Literature: A Review by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour, Jay E. Daily

WISCONSIN, THE ACS ...

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Army Combat Shirt (ACS)

The flame-resistant (FR) Army Combat Shirt (ACS) is worn under the Soldier's Interceptor Body Armor instead of the Army Combat Uniform or the Army Aircrew Combat Uniform jacket and standard-issue T-shirt, reducing bulk for Soldiers operating in extreme climates.

Photo credit: Program Executive Office Soldier

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