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PROMISE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Prospective Randomized Milrinone Survival Evaluation–that evaluated the effect on M&M in Pts with severe CHF treated with milrinone. See Congestive heart failure, Heart failure, Milrinone.
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Privatising the rail network promised the earth, then delivered failure.
When they first took over they promised the Earth and then cut the services down.
Tony Farrell, treasurer of the ex-workers' committee, said: "We are more than disappointed because Labour promised the earth in opposition.
4 Men all over the country now understand what it feels like to be promised the earth and then cruelly let down by footballers, which might make them more empathetic to women generally.
I'm tired of being promised the earth by parties who know they won't deliver.
I am sure many of us have wondered why we have invested in certain technologies which promised the earth but delivered very little.
So began the battle with unruly locks and the never ending spend on products that promised the earth but failed to deliver.
We were promised the earth, I was prepared to give Glenn Roeder the benefit of the doubt but he's lost my confidence.
People in parts of Wales now have first-hand experience of Liberal council administrations who promised the earth but who deliver nothing other than failure and broken promises.
There are people waiting for their kitchens, they've been promised the earth," he said.