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What does PDOA stand for?

PDOA stands for Pronounced Dead on Arrival

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At the Abu Yousif An-Najjar Hospital in Rafah, medics said Walid Taha, 23, was pronounced dead on arrival, while four of his family members were undergoing treatment for moderate and critical injuries Publishing Rights Reserved to Bahrain News Agency [c] 2003 - 2009 Provided by Syndigate.
Unfortunately, despite the best efforts of ambulance crew and hospital staff nothing could be done to save the man and he was pronounced dead on arrival.