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Synonyms for brain

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the seat of the faculty of intelligence and reason

the faculty of thinking, reasoning, and acquiring and applying knowledge

a person of great mental ability

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someone who has exceptional intellectual ability and originality

the brain of certain animals used as meat

hit on the head

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kill by smashing someone's skull

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This work explains the mechanisms of cell death and survival underlying brain hypoxia and ischemia, exploring both mammalian and invertebrate models.
A number of possible causes have been discounted on evidence which suggest that the cause of death was acute brain hypoxia due to an airway obstructed by laryngeal spasm.
2] challenge, the nurse refers to the Brain Hypoxia Module (Fig 2) within the TBI algorithm to determine the cause and systematically manage the patient with the neurosurgical team.
Biopure Corporation (Cambridge, MA; 617-234-6826) announced that its investigational hemoglobin-based oxygen therapeutic, Hemopure (hemoglobin glutamer - 250 (bovine)), has been shown to improve tissue oxygenation and prevent tissue damage in ischemic conditions relating to hemorrhagic shock, brain hypoxia and heart attack, according to results from pharmacology studies recently reported at the 27th Annual Meeting of the International Society on Oxygen Transport to Tissue (ISOTT) at Dartmouth College (Hanover, NH).
Renyu Liu & Mark Boyer, Cetazam: Salvinorin A for the Treatment of Brain Hypoxia and Ischemia (abstract #42)