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Noun1.NAC - a council consisting of permanent representatives of all the member countries of NATO; has political authority and powers of decision
NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization - an international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security
council - a body serving in an administrative capacity; "student council"
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Functional recovery assessed by the Sciatic Functional Index (SFI) in rats with chronic constriction injury (CCI) of the sciatic nerve that received 2, 4, or 8 intraperitoneal injections of saline or N-acetylcysteine (NAC; 150 mg * [kg.sup.-1] * [day.sup.-1]) beginning 4 h after CCI.
"The success of NAC to date has been overwhelming, and when implemented nationwide is estimated to save millions," said Joel Saveli, former state NAC coordinator at the Mississippi Department of Human Services.
Almost 90% of women would choose nipple reconstruction after breast reconstruction.[sup][3] This result highlights the importance of the nipple-areola complex (NAC) in the cosmetic outcome.
In one of its filings with the Philippine Stock Exchange (PSE) on Wednesday, NAC disclosed that it already purchased 100 percent of GEOGEN Corp., the claim owner of the Isabela Nickel Project, after satisfactory results of the due diligence it did on the company.
Sami Glascott was hired as COO of NAC. Glascott previously served as Director of Sales for NACand president and CEO of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce.
The NAC, a federal advisory committee, was established after Hurricane Katrina to ensure effective and ongoing coordination of federal preparedness, protection, response, recovery, and mitigation for natural disasters, acts of terrorism, and other manmade disasters.
Despite strong evidence and clinical practice guidelines recommending NAC prior to RC, it remains low at <20% in North America regardless of whether the patient is treated in an academic or community centre.[sup.7,8] Although there may be medical contraindications for cisplatin-based NAC, the decision regarding its appropriateness should be made in consultation with a medical oncologist even though referrals to a medical oncologist are too low.[sup.9]
The Opposition has assailed NAC as an extra- constitutional body impacting the sovereignty of the decision- making process of the Union Cabinet.
These patients were advised to take at-least eight sachets of NAC to talling to 1,600 mg (one sachets is 200 mg) within two days with good hydration (6 to 8 glasses of water) prior to Contrast Enhanced Computer Tomographic (CECT) scan.
An aircraft of NAC carrying 130 persons, including 90 passengers flew to Kansai International Airport in Osaka from Kathmandu at 2:30 am last Thursday.
'NAC is rapidly growing its store count and revenue,' said Mark Goliger, CEO of NAC.
The activity, held early last month, was part of the mining company's yearly Personal Social Responsibility (PSR) program in which NAC employees are encouraged to contribute to their communities as a civic duty.