congestive heart failure

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inability to pump enough blood to avoid congestion in the tissues

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Diabetes is a common comorbidity among enrollees reporting CHF.
2c]-adrenergic receptor, the risk of developing CHF was more than five times higher than for those subjects with other variants of this receptor.
CHF partners with communities to help them direct the improvement of their lives and livelihoods, and believes that the people best suited to decide what a community needs are the people of the community itself.
Fourteen patients in the control group were rehospitalized for CHF during the study, compared with five in the exercise group.
In related news, CHF has also appointed Helen Curtin as window division direc- tor of design.
Men with CHF were threefold more likely to have systolic than diastolic dysfunction.
Current therapies focuses only to slow down the progression of the disease as more number of molecules are symptom relieving drugs, hence it provides a tremendous opportunity for upcoming therapies specific to CHF such as gene-based, stem cell-based and miRNA-based therapies, which reverses disease course and reduce the number of cardiac events.
is a privately-held Israeli medical device company developing a novel monitoring system for CHF patients based on a miniature wireless implant to enable daily "push button" readings of left atrial pressure, a platform that will enable a significant improvement in the management of congestive heart failure (CHF).
In addition to providing CHF to other central banks via swap facilities, the SNB allows foreign banks to directly participate in its repo transactions.
These researchers looked at the relationships of total homocysteine and B vitamins in 987 CHF patients.
MKDA, a premier space planning and interior architecture firm servicing landlords, brokers and businesses throughout the New York tri-state area, has gut renovated 40,000 s/f of office and showroom space at One Park Avenue on behalf of CHF Industries, a leading distributor of bed, bath and window products to Retailers.
CHF will receive completed applications between January 1 and March 15, 2006.
They found that erythropoietin levels correlated with CHF severity.
A new US$250 million fund will enable CHF International (CHF) to play a role in expanding mortgage lending to low-income households in Jordan.
CHF partners with communities around the world to help them to improve and direct their lives and livelihoods.