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On the dilative nature of sleep, see Sullivan, "Sleep, Epic, and Romance," who discusses sleep in the context of romance, following Patricia Parker's identification of romance with "the wilderness of wandering, 'error,' or 'trial'" in Inescapable Romance: Studies in the Poetics of a Mode (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1979), 4.
extract has a relaxant effect on endothelium intact thoracic arterial rings from Sprague-Dawley male and sham-operated female rats, whereas it has only a weak dilative effect on rings from ovariectomized female rats.
Patients were excluded if they had chronic AF, mitral or aortic valve disease, dilative cardiomyopathy, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, acute myocardial infarction or acute coronary syndromes, angiographically proven coronary artery stenoses, hyperthyroidism, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, acute infections, or AF that occurred only within 2 weeks postoperatively.
06 per basic and dilative shares compared to $139,000 or $.
The liver, heart, and pancreas are the target organs of iron-induced injury; therefore, the major pathological manifestations observed in [beta]-thalassemia major are chronic liver disease, evolving to cirrhosis, and dilative cardiomyopathy, both characterized by severe iron deposition (3, 4).
We give in this paper a model for the pressure dependent yielding of polymers, based on the thermally activated growth of deformation zones, or Somigliana dislocation loops, of a type that introduces two strain components, both shear and dilative, and therefore two components of the stress tensor, the shear [[Sigma].
18) Weighted average shares and dilative securities outstanding (in thousands): 465,296 465,922 465,609 GENERAL HOSPITALS SELECTED STATISTICS - CONTINUING OPERATIONS Calendar 2004 by Quarter (Unaudited) (Dollars in millions except for net inpatient revenue per patient day and per admission) 3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended 3/31/04(1) 6/30/04 6/30/04 Net inpatient revenues $1,752 $1,690 $3,442 Net outpatient revenues $803 $781 $1,584 Facilities owned or operated 70 72 72 Licensed beds at end of period 18,578 18,784 18,784 Average licensed beds 18,578 18,647 18,612 Utilization of licensed beds 58.
Las Friday the company reduced its 2002 earnings estimates, which did not include the dilative impact of the offer.
Alternatively, the increased troponin T may reflect true myocardial damage because dilative cardiomyopathy may result from muscular dystrophy [27] and a substantial proportion of patients with end-stage renal failure suffer from severe coronary artery disease [29,30].