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Synonyms for reserve

Synonyms for reserve

to have and maintain in one's possession

to cause to be set aside, as for one's use, in advance

the keeping of one's thoughts and emotions to oneself

public land kept for a special purpose

Synonyms for reserve

formality and propriety of manner

something kept back or saved for future use or a special purpose

an athlete who plays only when a starter on the team is replaced

(medicine) potential capacity to respond in order to maintain vital functions

a district that is reserved for particular purpose

armed forces that are not on active duty but can be called in an emergency

the trait of being uncommunicative

hold back or set aside, especially for future use or contingency

give or assign a resource to a particular person or cause

obtain or arrange (for oneself) in advance

arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance

References in periodicals archive ?
Multifactorial determinants of reduced coronary flow reserve after dipyridamole in dilated cardiomyopathy.
Coronary flow reserve correlates left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients with dilated cardiomyopathy.
Chati Z, Bruntz JF, Ethevenot G, Aliot E, Zannad F Abnormal transesophageal Doppler coronary flow reserve in patients with cardiomyopathy: relationship to exercise capacity.
Induction of ischemia solely by a myocardial bridge has been demonstrated and different underlying mechanisms such as thrombus formation, vasospasm, endothelial dysfunction or impaired coronary flow reserve have been proposed to explain this (8).
Serruys confirmed one-month findings of the DEBATE study in which patients with low coronary flow reserve immediately following angioplasty were approximately twice as likely as patients with high coronary flow reserve to have a recurrence of cardiac symptoms at a follow-up examination one month after angioplasty.
In the DEBATE study, 23% of patients with high coronary flow reserve had major adverse clinical events within six months of angioplasty, while 33% of patients with low coronary flow reserve had major adverse clinical events within six months of angioplasty.
Serruys stated, "The preliminary results of the DEBATE study suggest that patients with low coronary flow reserve following angioplasty would achieve better outcomes with stenting.
Afterwards, residual stenosis is determined by quantitative coronary angiography (QCA) and coronary flow reserve as measured with the Cardiometrics FloWire(R), a Doppler angioplasty guide wire now manufactured by EndoSonics.