United Republic Of Cameroon -- See Cameroon A republic in central Africa lying east of CHAD and the CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC and west of NIGERIA. The capital is Yaounde.
United Republic Of Tanzania -- See Tanzania A republic in eastern Africa, south of UGANDA and north of MOZAMBIQUE. Its capital is Dar es Salaam. It was formed in 1964 by a merger of the countries of TANGANYIKA and ZANZIBAR.
United States Agency For International Development : Nutrition surveys and surveillance activities in Russia and the newly independent states : a review of USAID-sponsored activities / Committee on International Nutrition, Food and Nutrition Board, Board on International Health, Institute of Medicine ; Lindsay H. Allen and Christopher P. Howson, editors.
United States Government Agencies Economics : Venture funding and the NIH SBIR program / Committee for Capitalizing on Science, Technology, and Innovation: An Assessment of the Small Business Innovation Research Program ; Policy and Global Affairs ; Charles W. Wessner, editor ; National Research Council of the National Academies.
United States Government Agencies United States Evaluation Studies : The Health Hazard Evaluation Program at NIOSH : reviews of research programs of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health / Committee to Review the NIOSH Health Hazard Evaluation Program, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council and Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
United States Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act -- See Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Public Law 104-91, enacted in 1996, is designed to protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families when they change or lose their jobs. HIPAA has separate provisions for the large and small group markets, and the individual market. HIPAA amends the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA), the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code to provide improved portability and continuity of health insurance coverage, extending earlier provisions under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 ("COBRA").
United States Office Of Research Integrity : Ensuring the integrity, accessibility, and stewardship of research data in the digital age / Committee on Ensuring the Utility and Integrity of Research Data in a Digital Age, Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy.
Uniteed States : Patient privacy, consent, and identity management in health information exchange : issues for the military health system / Susan D. Hosek, Susan G. Straus.
Unived States : Insuring America's health : principles and recommendations / Committee on the Consequences of Uninsurance, Board on Health Care Services, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Universities Economics : The cost disease : why computers get cheaper and health care doesn't / William J. Baumol ; with contributions by David de Ferranti [and four others].
Universities Education : Standing on the outside looking in : underrepresented students' experiences in advanced-degree programs / edited by Mary F. Howard-Hamilton [and others] ; foreword by Raechele L. Pope.
Universities Ethics : Lifting a ton of feathers : a woman's guide for surviving in the academic world / Paula J. Caplan.
Universities Legislation And Jurisprudence : Accommodations in higher education under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) : a no-nonsense guide for clinicians, educators, administrators, and lawyers / edited by Michael Gordon, Shelby Keiser ; foreword by Alta Lapoint.
Universities Manpower : The arc of the academic research career : issues and implications for U.S. science and engineering leadership : summary of a workshop / Beryl Lieff Benderly, rapporteur ; Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy ; Policy and Global Affairs ; National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Unnecessary Surgery -- See Unnecessary Procedures Diagnostic, therapeutic, and investigative procedures prescribed and performed by health professionals, the results of which do not justify the benefits or hazards and costs to the patient.
Unstable Angina -- See Angina, Unstable Precordial pain at rest, which may precede a myocardial infarction.
Unstable Anginas -- See Angina, Unstable Precordial pain at rest, which may precede a myocardial infarction.