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Dutch Echographic Cardiac Risk Evaluation Applying Stress Echo. A trial that compared the cardioprotective effect of a beta-blocker—bisoprolol—in high-risk patients undergoing major vascular surgery with standard therapy
Results 20 serious cardiac events, cardiac deaths or MIs occurred with standard therapy, 2 with beta-blockers
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The decrease in assets was concentrated in cash and cash equivalents, which decreased by USD15.
Overall, the combined original equipment and replacement shipments for 2006 auto and truck categories are anticipated to decrease by 14.
Other directors talk worriedly about decreases in enrollment and less interested children going to camp.
Any source of moisture inhibits the polymerization and decreases the number of possible resin bridges.
In vitro, monoethylhexyl phthalate (MEHP; the active metabolite of DEHP) decreases granulosa cell aromatase RNA message and protein levels in a dose-dependent manner.
Aerobic activity also decreases lower esophageal sphincter pressure, increasing risk of erosive esophagitis.
Both murder and robbery registered 8 percent drops, the largest decreases in the violent crime category.
Pigott attributed a large part of the crime decreases to the strong economy and ``target oriented policing'' programs including ``Men In Black 2,'' a sting in which undercover deputies bought stolen property and drugs from thieves and drug dealers.
4 percent, a rise that was more than accounted for by the increase in electricity sales; decreases in the output of clothing and tobacco products limited the gain.
The only price decreases were registered for homes at the upper end of the market.
Transition to RBRVS began in 1990 with decreases in "overvalued procedures.
McPeters and Jackman think they also have the first evidence documenting self-healing, with ozone decreases at 55 km leading to enhanced ozone production at 45 km.