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Synonyms for riata

a long noosed rope used to catch animals

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Over the course of their careers, the principals of Riata have sponsored over 55 platform investments and 75 add-on acquisitions representing over $4 billion in transaction value.
Like the Riata leads, CRT leads are insulated to monitor health rhythm and deliver electrical impulses.
Riata and Riata ST leads are used to connect an implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD) or cardiac resynchronization therapy defibrillator (CRT-D) to the heart in order to monitor its rhythms.
We look forward to working with Brad and David to find niche opportunities in the energy services space that are often too small and over-looked by larger pools of capital," said Riata Managing Partner Jeff Fronterhouse.
While it had nothing to do with the Riata controversy, the timing was not optimal.
I have known and worked with the principals of Riata for more than a decade, and I look forward to partnering with them again," commented Eramo.
Exactly why colonialist explanations should have survived in the `Celtic West' while being hotly debated in eastern Britain is of considerable interest, but not the purpose of this paper, which is to provide a critical examination of the archaeological, historical and linguistic evidence for a Scottic migration, and provide a new explanation for the origins of Dal Riata.
Riata Center for Entrepreneurship -Innovative outreach programs in the Spears School of Business focus on entrepreneurship, including The Veterans Entrepreneurship Program which offers cutting-edge, experiential training in entrepreneurship and small-business management to veterans.
While the Riata leads were recalled by the FDA, the Quattro leads were not.
Instead he suggests that three Fortriu kings were intruded into Dal Riata lists and that these kings were associated with the foundations of St Andrews and Dunkeld.
Jude told its physicians about abrasion failures with the company's Riata product, a medical lead used to connect implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICDs) to the heart.
Last year, the company's Riata leads were accused of causing 22 patient deaths, due to frayed leads caused by excessive friction.
13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Riata Capital Group, a Dallas-based private equity investment firm focused on sponsoring investments in privately held companies in the consumer, energy, healthcare and business & industrial services sectors, today announced its formal launch.
Jude stopped selling its Riata lead used to connect life-saving defibrillators to the heart after research showed the wires could break through their insulated coating, possibly causing shocks.