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Synonyms for cerebrovascular accident

a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain

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However EPGL is willing to publicly say that it can agree to a fairly tiered approach to royalty payments which will only give CVI discounted royalty incentives after a minimum benchmark of $1.
CVI then in turn, transforms those opportunities into real and measurable value, thus providing a self-sustainability mechanism for CDRD, and providing long-term support for the commercialization of Canadian health research.
Chapter two discusses the causes of CVI, Roman provides examples from children she has worked with to link the information.
How CVI in children interfaces with other conditions that have a neural basis--such as autism spectrum disorders or eye conditions that may have a brain-based component such as retinopathy of prematurity, optic nerve hypoplasia, and genetic conditions with brain-based visual consequences--must be examined.
Most recently he held the position of Executive Vice President for the Business & Technology Development Group at CVI.
In the late 1980s, the term cortical blindness gave way to the term cortical visual impairment or CVI.
NEP initially invested in CVI Melles Griot in 2003 and was attracted to its differentiated business model and growth potential.
For example, CohenMaitre and Haerich (2005) and Shabbott and Sainburg (2010) found that the most important factor in obtaining an improved visual response in children with CVI is motion, particularly the motion of a colored object.
Headquartered in Albuquerque, New Mexico, with manufacturing sites located on three continents, CVI has annual revenues of approximately $185 million.
The CVI Range is a functional vision assessment for children with cortical visual impairment.
CVI Melles Griot, a leading supplier of optics and photonic products, today announced that Lynore Abbott will support the company's efforts in the Greater China Region by managing its Singapore facility and facilitating the execution of its Greater China market development plan.
In 2003, systematic data collection was initiated to monitor the progress of infants, children, and adolescents who have CVI.
April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- tw telecom, (Nasdaq: TWTC) a leading provider of managed voice, Internet and data networking solutions for businesses, today announced that CVI Melles Griot, a leading worldwide optical and laser technology company, has selected it to provide a suite of managed data and voice services, including co-location and IP VPN.
Chris Bridle continues his successful 13-year career with CVI Melles Griot as the managing director of CVI Melles Griot's Leicester, United Kingdom facility.
While professional standards that address CVI and the needs of individuals with CVI are limited, university faculty are aware that knowledge and skills are necessary for graduates to serve this population effectively.