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Monetary Control Act of 1980 (MAC)

Act which requires that all banks and all institutions that accept deposits from the public make periodic reports to the Federal Reserve System. Starting in September 1981, the Fed charged banks for a range of services that it had provided free in the past, including check clearing, wire transfer of funds and the use of automated clearinghouse facilities.

MAC

GOST 7.67 Latin three-letter geocode for Macau. The code is used for transactions to and from Macanese bank accounts and for international shipping to Macau. As with all GOST 7.67 codes, it is used primarily in Cyrillic alphabets.
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5 minimum alveolar concentration isoflurane in 60% oxygen protected human peripheral blood mononuclear cells against in vitro sepsis induced by lipopolysaccharide or by plasma from septic patients
Hospital stay and mortality are increased in patients having a "triple low" of low blood pressure, low bispectral index, and low minimum alveolar concentration of volatile anesthesia.
The variables examined were: 1) EEG parameters (SE, SLA, delta power) from the midpoint of surgery and 10 minutes before wakening; 2) drug effects (the mean age adjusted minimum alveolar concentration, calculated effect-site morphine concentrations at the end of surgery); 3) demographic variables (age, gender); and 4) estimated surgical trauma (operation duration and surgical trauma score).
General anaesthesia was induced with inhalation of sevoflurane 8% in a mixture of oxygen and nitrous oxide (30:70%) and maintained with 1 minimum alveolar concentration of sevoflurane and an inspiratory oxygen fraction of 0.
5 to 1 minimum alveolar concentration and propofol infusion 2 to 4 mg.
A representative patient from this group was a 32-year-old, 104 kg woman who received a total dose of rocuronium of 100 mg over a 150 minute operative procedure during which 1 minimum alveolar concentration isoflurane had been used as part of a balanced anaesthetic.
A] is related to the clinical end-points of immobility and hypnosis as described by minimum alveolar concentration (MAC) and MACawake 'concepts', respectively (2,3).

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