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Synonyms for center

a point or an area equidistant from all sides of something

a place of concentrated activity, influence, or importance

a point of origin from which ideas or influences, for example, originate

to direct toward a common center

at, in, near, or being the center

Synonyms for center

the piece of ground in the outfield directly ahead of the catcher

the object upon which interest and attention focuses

the middle of a military or naval formation

(basketball) the person who plays center on a basketball team

(football) the person who plays center on the line of scrimmage and snaps the ball to the quarterback

a place where some particular activity is concentrated

(ice hockey) the person who plays center on a hockey team

the sweet central portion of a piece of candy that is enclosed in chocolate or some other covering

mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers

the position on a hockey team of the player who participates in the face off at the beginning of the game

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(American football) the position of the player on the line of scrimmage who puts the ball in play

a position on a basketball team of the player who participates in the jump that starts the game

equally distant from the extremes

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of or belonging to neither the right nor the left politically or intellectually


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Maoming People's Hospital, as an advanced stroke center, has been on the top 100 list of national advanced stroke centers for months during 2017.
Speaking at the event, the minister said that steps have been taken to establish stroke centers throughout the country.
The implementation was partly in preparation for an application for Joint Commission-certified comprehensive stroke center status, which was approved in 2016.
The Comprehensive Stroke Center certification is a significant accomplishment for the Stroke Program of the Hoag Neurosciences Institute, and solidifies our ranking as a healthcare leader.
The hospital is also nationally certified by The Joint Commission as an Advanced Primary Stroke Center with the only comprehensive stroke treatment team in Arkansas, including interventional neuroradiologists who provide catheter-based treatment of the brain.
Liebeskind, MD, of the UCLA Stroke Center, can help broaden the view of preventative medicine.
The Stroke Center Handbook: Organizing Care for Better Outcomes, 2nd Edition
Soper's collaborator, Alison Baird, who is at SUNY Downstate Stroke Center, found clues - or biomarkers - in the blood that can suggest the stroke type and assist in determining the course of proper treatment.
Bon Secours Health System): Looking at the clinical data has been helpful, but I think it's the recognition and prominence that the stroke center certifications and the work around neurosciences have promoted.
Larry Goldstein, director of the Duke Stroke Center in Durham, N.
Cases are from the Neurovascular Clinic, and from the Stroke Center, at Hartford Hospital, Connecticut, where Isaac E.
Stroke patients who need emergency care should be taken to the nearest certified primary stroke center, which acts as a central point for stroke treatment, according to recommendations from the Brain Attack Coalition (BAC), a group representing medical, scientific, nonprofit and government leaders in the field of stroke.
According to The Internet Stroke Center (2011), stroke is the leading cause of serious, long-term adult disability in the United States.
According to the American Stroke Association, more than 80 percent of people live within an hour's drive of a certified stroke center, and 68.