National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute


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National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

 (NHLBI)
an institute of the national institutes of health whose mission is to provide leadership for a national program in diseases of the heart, blood vessels, lungs, and blood, as well as of blood resources and sleep disorders. It also has administrative responsibility for the NIH Women's Health Initiative.

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute,

n.pr established in 1948, this division of the National Institutes of Health is responsible for research and education on cardiovascular, pulmonary, systemic diseases, and sleep disorders.
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Morbidity & Mortality: 2002 Chart Book on Cardiovascular, Lung, and Blood Diseases," National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, May 2002.
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health has long recognized the importance of a healthy lifestyle in controlling weight and other risk factors for heart disease.
In 1998, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute issued guidelines to help doctors treat obesity.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Information Center (301-251-1222) Interact: http://www.
People with cholesterol levels above 240 milligrams per deciliter are considered to have high blood cholesterol, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in Bethesda, Md.
director of the Division of Heart and Vascular Diseases at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.
Approximately 24 million adults have evidence of impaired lung function, which may indicate that COPD is under-diagnosed, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).
The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health today announced a new strategic plan to guide its next decade of research, training, and education to reduce the national burden of cardiovascular, lung, blood, and sleep disorders.
A division of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in Bethesda, Md.
Les was formerly with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, where he was a team leader of the Programs for Genomic Applications and helped establish that program as a national resource for future genomics studies as they apply to heart, lung, blood, and sleep disorders.
NABI")(NASDAQ: NBIO) today announced that its Immunotherapy Division has been awarded a contract to supply HIVIG(tm) to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute of the National Institutes of Health for a clinical trial to test the effectiveness of HIV Immune Globulin in preventing the transmission of the AIDS-causing virus from HIV-positive mothers to unborn infants.
Coalition in partnership with the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National Institutes of Health, the Stay in Circulation Campaign provides resources and tools for informing Americans about the risks, symptoms and treatment of peripheral arterial disease (abbreviated P.
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