Another one to tax your brain - HNF

English translation: NFH Non fractionated heparin

15:39 Feb 21, 2001
French to English translations [PRO]
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French term or phrase: Another one to tax your brain - HNF
...mentionnent tous la nécessité de débuter l'héparinothérapie (HNF ou HBPM) avant l'intervention...

I know that the HBPM is low molecular weight heparin but what does the HNF represent?
Derek Johnson
United Kingdom
Local time: 05:06
English translation:NFH Non fractionated heparin
Explanation:
the translation to English is NFH
HNF=héparine non fractionnée
NHF=Non fractionated heparin

see some references to confirm:

HYPERCOAGULATION IN BURN PATIENTS - EFFICACY OF THROMBOEMBOLIC ...
... Prophylaxis with subcutaneous heparin was administered to all the patients: non-fractionated
calcium heparin (NFH) every 12 h to 18% and low molecular weight ...
www.medbc.com/annals/review/vol_6/num_4/text/vol6n4p229.htm


Les héparines de bas poids moléculaire dans l’angor ...
... The limitations of conventional non-fractionated heparin (NFH) therapy in unstable
angina and non-Qwave myocardial infarction, with a high rate of serious ...
www.john-libbey-eurotext.fr/articles/stv/10/2/107-15/
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naNFH Non fractionated heparin
Elisa Capelão
naunfractionated heparin [héparine non fractionnée - HNF]
Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.


  

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unfractionated heparin [héparine non fractionnée - HNF]


Explanation:
thrombolytiques associés à l'héparine (HNF ou HBPM)

héparine non fractionnée (HNF)

héparines de bas poids moléculaire (HBPM)

AS IN:
Cost-effectiveness of low-molecular-weight heparin and unfractionated heparin in treatment of deep vein thrombosis. ...



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Annie Robberecht, C. Tr.
Local time: 06:06
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in pair: 187

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Albert Golub
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NFH Non fractionated heparin


Explanation:
the translation to English is NFH
HNF=héparine non fractionnée
NHF=Non fractionated heparin

see some references to confirm:

HYPERCOAGULATION IN BURN PATIENTS - EFFICACY OF THROMBOEMBOLIC ...
... Prophylaxis with subcutaneous heparin was administered to all the patients: non-fractionated
calcium heparin (NFH) every 12 h to 18% and low molecular weight ...
www.medbc.com/annals/review/vol_6/num_4/text/vol6n4p229.htm


Les héparines de bas poids moléculaire dans l’angor ...
... The limitations of conventional non-fractionated heparin (NFH) therapy in unstable
angina and non-Qwave myocardial infarction, with a high rate of serious ...
www.john-libbey-eurotext.fr/articles/stv/10/2/107-15/



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Elisa Capelão
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