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Synonyms for risk

stand a chance of




Synonyms for risk

a possibility of danger or harm

exposure to possible harm, loss, or injury

a venture depending on chance

to expose to possible loss or damage

to subject to danger or destruction

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to run the risk of

Synonyms for risk

a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury

the probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred

the probability of being exposed to an infectious agent

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In patients with CoA who are at high surgical risk, balloon angioplasty offers a less invasive and equally effective method.
Development and evaluation of the universal ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator: a decision aide and informed consent tool for patients and surgeons.
Ecker et al3 found that MELD is an objective tool for stratifying surgical risk in case of ventral, umbilical and inguinal hernias not only in terms of mortality but also morbidity.
The committee was informed by recent clinical trial data--Everest IL Everest II High Risk, and Realism--that reportedly showed positive and consistent results for Mitraclip in the treatment of high surgical risk patients.
Furlan wrote in an editorial accompanying the NEJM study that stenting is still an option for symptomatic patients who have more than 70 percent narrowing of the carotid arteries and who have a high surgical risk.
Edwards and CoreValve are pursuing this high surgical risk population as the first indication for a percutaneous replacement therapy.
While a cesarean section carries some surgical risk, this study found about the same, low incidence of death among mothers in the two groups.
This trial involving high surgical risk patients represents another major step in the advancement of carotid stenting as a therapeutic alternative for patients with carotid occlusive disease," said Sriram Iyer, M.
Deterioration of the twins' medical condition, as well as their own perception of a worsening of the lifestyle imposed by their deformity, were not reversible or approachable by any means other than taking this surgical risk.
These studies have shown that perioperative surgical risk rivals late stroke risk reduction in determining the value of carotid endarterectomy.
Considered at worst a moderate surgical risk, Bombeck died of complications following a kidney transplant performed April 3 in San Francisco.
This data compares favorably to other reports of CAS in a high-surgical risk population and is similar to results reported in the CREST trial comparing CAS to surgery in a non-high surgical risk population.
Patients were selected for percutaneous rather than surgical approach due to high surgical risk as assessed by EuroSCORE II and STS score.