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AURORA

A study to evaluate the Use of Rosuvastatin in subjects On Regular haemodialysis: an Assessment of survival and cardiovascular events. A trial assessing whether rosuvastatin reduced morbidity and mortality in patients with end-stage renal disease undergoing chronic haemodialysis, irrespective of their baseline lipid status.
Conclusion Rosuvastatin lowered LDL cholesterol but had no significant effect on the composite primary end point of death from cardiovascular causes, nonfatal myocardial infarction, or nonfatal stroke.
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The measurements provide the most accurate glimpses yet of Saturn's auroras, says John Clarke of Boston University, a coauthor on all three studies.
In March 1989, electric currents associated with a brilliant aurora knocked out power in a Canadian hydroelectric plant, causing a widespread blackout.
Early in the movie, Aurora finishes off a sob session by tossing a used Kleenex out of the car window.
Recognizing the need to update its workforce, Aurora applied for and received an Illinois Prairie State Grant of $75,000 to fund an on-site training program through Northern Illinois University (NIU), in nearby DeKalb.
As of July 31, 2006, Aurora master serviced over 1 million loans totaling nearly $181 billion, a 17% increase over the prior year.
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And while all of this is taking place, Aurora Metals isn't content to sit back, recently announcing a program to produce aluminum composite parts with its vacuum casting technology.
Pinning down the precise locations of Uranus' auroras as anything more than vague, diffuse glows, however, has posed a particularly difficult task, even though Voyager 2 detected hints of their presence when it flew past the planet in January 1986.
The addition of the Aurora System further differentiates UMass Memorial as the premier comprehensive breast care center in Worcester," said Olivia Cheng, president and CEO of Aurora Imaging Technology.
The poems brought recognition: the Presidents Award for Literary Excellence from Iliad Press, the American Poetry Annual Amherst Society Award and an honorable mention by the National Authors Registry, which Aurora was invited to join.
Many scientists have thus felt that auroras would be one phenomenon missing from the otherwise exotic world.
The Aurora System is the only fully integrated MRI system designed specifically and exclusively to image the breast and optimized for breast imaging and interventional procedures.