How to use Rds in a sentence

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  • Those of them who lived on the outskirts of the pacified territory adopted a mode of life similar to that of their hereditary opponents, and constituted a peculiar class known as Cossacks, living more by flocks and The h e rds and by marauding expeditions than by a ri y g p ?'

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  • Then, taking (2/3)rds of the cubit, or (1/6)th of the orguia, as a foot, the Greeks arrived at their foot of 12.14; this, though very well known in literature, is but rarely found, and then generally in the form of the cubit, in monumental measures.

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  • He is credited by Ptolemy and his commentator Theon with having found the distance between the tropics to be ---j rds.

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  • From my experience the RDS tuner in the unit in the dash suffers from heat related problems.

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  • Wrapped up in one small, sexy case, you'll find a powerful amplifier, top quality CD player and RDS tuner.

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  • Some babies develop RDS, which is respiratory distress syndrome.

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  • Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) is the most common problem in premature infants.

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  • With RDS, breathing is rapid and the center of the chest and rib cage pull inward with each breath.

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  • Bronchopulmonary dysplasia is the development of scar tissue in the lungs and can occur in severe cases of RDS.

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  • Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS)-Also known as hyaline membrane disease, this is a condition of premature infants in which the lungs are imperfectly expanded due to a lack of a substance (surfactant) on the lungs that reduces tension.

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  • Respiratory distress syndrome (RDS) of the newborn, also known as infant RDS, is an acute lung disease present at birth, which usually affects premature babies.

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  • According to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, in 2003, approximately 40,000 infants and 150,000 adults were reported to have RDS.

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  • Translated, these figures means RDS affected about one person in 6,800.

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  • Labored breathing (the respiratory distress of RDS) may begin as soon as the infant is born, or within a few hours.

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  • There are two major complications of RDS.

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  • When a premature infant has obvious trouble breathing at birth or within a few hours of birth, RDS is an obvious possibility.

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  • If little surfactant is found in an amniotic fluid sample taken by placing a needle in the uterus (amniocentesis), there is a definite risk of RDS.

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  • Collapsed lung tissue has a typical appearance, and the more lung tissue is collapsed, the more severe the RDS.

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  • If only a mild degree of RDS is present at birth, placing the infant in an oxygen hood may be enough.

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  • Infants with severe RDS may require treatment with a ventilator, a machine that takes over the work of the lungs and delivers air under pressure.

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  • If an infant born with RDS is not promptly treated, lack of an adequate oxygen supply will damage the body's organs and eventually cause them to stop functioning altogether.

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  • The central nervous system in particular-made up of the brain and spinal cord-is very dependent on a steady oxygen supply and is one of the first organ systems to feel the effects of RDS.

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  • Bleeding into the brain is a very serious condition that worsens the outlook for an infant with RDS.

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  • The best way of preventing RDS is to delay delivery until the fetal lungs have matured and are producing enough surfactant, generally at about 37 weeks of pregnancy.

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  • If the infant does develop RDS, the risk of bleeding into the brain will be much less if the mother has been given a dose of steroid.

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  • If a very premature infant is born without symptoms of RDS, it may be wise to deliver surfactant to its lungs.

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  • This may prevent RDS or make it less severe if it does develop.

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  • An alternative is to wait until the first symptoms of RDS appear and then immediately give surfactant.

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  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome (RDS) is a breathing difficultly many babies born before 34 weeks have.

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  • Babies with RDS may need additional oxygen and mechanical breathing assistance to help them breathe.

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  • The FM tuner with RDS provided artist and song information and the ability to "tag" these songs for later purchase was well-received.

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