National Heart

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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 blood resources and sleep disorders. It also has administrative responsibility for the NIH Women's Health Initiative.
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In May, the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute - a division of the National Institutes of Health - released a new set of clinical guidelines for the prevention, detection and treatment of high blood pressure.
Watson, a biomedical engineer at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in Bethesda, Md.
And why did its press release fail to mention that Claude Lenfant, who is the director of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), had written an accompanying editorial that criticized the study?
5 million grant from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute to support clinical trials for its BacTx([TM]) test for bacterial contamination of platelet units.
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Jensen of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in Bethesda, Md.
Claude Lenfant, the director of the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, a federal agency in Bethesda, Md.
And if those numbers don't impress you, consider this: "Cutting back on salt may have a small impact on your blood pressure," says Jeffrey Cutler, a hypertension expert at the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute in Washington.
The COBLT study sponsored by the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), was initiated in 1995 with the overall goal of determining the efficacy and safety of umbilical cord blood as a useful source of stem cells.
Three of every four women with high blood pressure know they have it, yet fewer than one in three keep it under control, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, one of the 18 institutes that comprise the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.
Jeffrey Cutler of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in Bethesda, Md.
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Pulmonary-Critical Care Branch Building 10, Room 6D03 10 Center Drive, MSC 1590 Bethesda, MD 20892-1590 Phone: 301-496-3632