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arterial blood gas

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The concentration of oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood, whose partial pressures are measured along with other factors such as blood pH in order to assess oxygen saturation and other metabolic indicators in patients, especially those with respiratory disorders.
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ABG is Tanzania's largest gold miner and also one of the largest tenement owners in northern Tanzania with extensive amounts of BIF occurring within its land holdings.
ABG, incidentally, has a non-voting representation on the steering committee overseeing the project.
ABG Print is working hard to create a sustainable culture for its staff and customers.
The Sea Jackal is Deep Sea Supply's sixth newbuilding delivery in a series of nine AHTSs it has on order at ABG.
16 March 2011 - India's CARE yesterday reaffirmed the A/PR1 ratings on the bank facilities of Indian-based shipbuilding and ship repair company ABG Shipyard Ltd (BOM:532682).
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The Kingdom of Bahrain based wholesale Islamic bank ABG operates through a globally diversified franchise of Islamic retail and corporate banks spread across 11 jurisdictions in Europe, Africa and Asia with the Group's exposure remaining predominant in Turkey, Jordan, Egypt and Algeria.
The awards were received by ABG head of commercial banking and senior vice-president Mohammed El Qaq in the Global Finance Awards ceremony held in Washington during the IMF and World Bank annual meetings.
ABG will execute a transition with Tretorn's existing management team, Tretorn Sweden who now assumes the role of master licensee in Europe and Scandinavia and will continue to be the global developer and supplier of rubber-based footwear.
ABG president and chief executive Adnan Yousif said the excellent financial results were the fruits of sound business strategies that aim to achieve strong growth in earnings in all areas of operations.
18 February 2011 - Handelsbanken Capital Markets has raised its rating on Danish lender Sydbank A/S (CPH: SYDB) to "accumulate" from "reduce", while ABG Sundal Collier has lowered its recommendation to "hold" from "buy".