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Unit

More than one class of securities traded together (e.g., one common share and three subscription warrants).

Unit

1. A combination of securities or types of securities packaged together and bought and sold as one. For example, a preferred share may have warrants and/or common shares attached to it when it is sold. See also: Paired shares, Cum warrant.

2. One thing that may be exchanged. For example, one dollar is a unit of money.

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A hospital's policy may exclude "visitors" from the postanesthesia care unit (PACU).
For example, a recent study shows that nerve blocks performed with infusion pumps after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction made patients more likely to bypass the postanesthesia care unit and be discharged the same day.
Administering a B & O suppository while the patient was in the operating room was considered a way to lessen the patient's sense of urgency upon transfer from the Postanesthesia Care Unit (PACU).
After return of sufficient spontaneous ventilation (VT greater than 8 mL/ kg and respiratory rate greater than 12 breaths/min) and the gag reflex the endotracheal tube was removed and then transferred to the postanesthesia care unit (PACU).
In the postanesthesia care unit, patients were given morphine as needed for pain and ondansetron as needed for nausea and vomiting.
Supplies, use of the postanesthesia care unit, and endoscope charges accounted for 89% of the direct hospital costs.
Chart reviews provided data on actual narcotic usage in the postanesthesia care unit and 24 hours after surgery.
In addition, at 10 randomly selected hospitals, we sampled 100 percent of employees from HHUs: operating room (OR) (including postanesthesia care unit [PACU]), intensive care unit (ICU), emergency department (ED), and intravenous chemotherapy administration unit.