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Advertising Research Foundation

A non-profit organization in the United States that collects, analyzes and disseminates information on the American advertising industry. It conducts and publishes research in a number of ways; one of its most prominent tools is the Journal of Advertising Research, a peer-reviewed periodical it publishes. ARF was established in 1936 and is based in New York City.
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The ARF foreign ministers from participating countries are:
4) However, in so doing, and as a consequence of its assiduous avoidance of complex strategic challenges facing the region--including China--Taiwan tensions, North Korea's nuclear weapons programme, and territorial disputes in the East and South China seas--it could also be argued that the ARF has unwittingly disqualified itself as the region's primary platform for security matters.
Despite its achievements, however, some weaknesses underlying the ARF have been widely noticed.
In total, 209 patients (43%) were classified as hospitalized with CV-related ARF, and 281 patients (57%) were classified as hospitalized with non-CV-related ARF (Fig.
Fifty patients diagnosed to have ARF as per the criteria described previously were studied and the following observations were noted.
In the final Jones criteria, it has been recommended that patients who do not fully meet the diagnostic criteria of ARF should be treated as ARF if another diagnosis is not considered and should be followed up with benzathine penicilin prophylaxis for 12 months.
The presence of underlying diabetic nephropathy may predispose to ARF resulting from adverse effects such as sepsis hypotension or exposure to nephrotoxic agents.
Weber said that there are JAK inhibitors in use for rheumatoid arthritis and being tested against a number of other conditions, and their data suggested that these anti-inflammatory drugs may be a way to treat some patients missing both p53 and ARF.
All too often, ARF is dismissed as a talk shop that does not address regional security issues.
Last year's first ARF Disaster Relief Exercise, held May 4-8 on the Philippine island of Luzon, was participated in by over 20 countries from the Asia-Pacific region with 12 of them contributing assets, personnel and capabilities.