unfractionated


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un·frac·tion·at·ed

 (ŭn-frăk′shə-nā′tĭd)
adj.
1. Not divided or separated into parts; unbroken; whole.
2. Not having been separated chemically into components, as by distillation or depolymerization.
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unfractionated part: realization of the master plan; fractional part in subsequent contracts: additional services consisting in the production of specifications relating to the components of the finance and risk is.
It will have the capacity to transport up to 240,000 barrels per day (bpd) of unfractionated NGLs from near the company's Riverview terminal in eastern Montana to Bushton, Kansas.
According to the company, the Elk Creek Pipeline will have the capacity to transport up to 240,000 barrels per day (bpd) of unfractionated NGLs from near the company's Riverview terminal in eastern Montana to Bushton, Kansas.
The patient was started on unfractionated heparin and admitted to the hospital for further management.
Monitoring unfractionated heparin (UFH) with a chromogenic Anti-Xa assay is increasingly common in hospitals due to the significant patient, quality, and cost-of-care benefits.
Heparin comes in two forms: low-molecular-weight (LMWH) and unfractionated (UFH).
Although several methods of anticoagulation exist, unfractionated heparin (UFH) has, for many years, been the agent most commonly used in most hemodialysis units.
Because ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction was suspected, he was given aspirin, clopidogrel, and unfractionated heparin.
Anticoagulation with unfractionated heparin infusion was initiated.
He highlighted a European analysis of six phase III clinical trials totaling more than 27,000 patients with venous thromboembolism (VTE) in which dabigatran (Pradaxa), rivaroxaban (Xarelto), apixaban (Eliquis), or edoxaban (Savaysa) was compared to the traditional strategy of unfractionated or low-molecular-weight heparin (LMWH) bridging to warfarin or another vitamin K antagonist.
Based on evidence from a meta-analysis of 16 randomized controlled trials in cancer patients receiving initial anticoagulation for VTE, LMWH is associated with a 30% reduction in mortality without an increased risk of bleeding in comparison to unfractionated heparin (Cochrane Data base.
2,3) In order to prevent activation of the hemostatic system into the circuit, unfractionated heparin (UH) is usually administered for patients on ECMO and therapeutic anticoagulation is monitored by various laboratory tests: activated clotting time, activated partial thromboplastin time (aPTT), anti-Xa assay, and thromboelastography.