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v. ac·cepted, ac·cepting, ac·cepts
Medicine To receive (a transplanted organ or tissue) without immunological rejection.

ac·cept′er n.


(1) Accupril Canadian Clinical Evaluation & Patient Teaching. A postmarketing surveillance of quinapril therapy in 3,742 hypertensive Canadians.
Conclusion The reduction in diastolic BP and systolic BP in patients receiving quinapril was larger than in those stopping the regimen.
(2) American College of Cardiology Electrocardiogram Proficiency Test
(3) American College of Cardiology Evaluation of Preventive Therapeutics study. A clinical program designed to establish the extent to which American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association guidelines for comprehensive risk reduction in patients with coronary heart disease are implemented in the US.
Conclusion Most patients still smoked, were hypertensive or had increased LDL cholesterol 6 months after discharge. Aspirin use improved. Many patients had not been given beta-blockers or lipid-lowering agents, and many women had not been given oestrogen.
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You may accept that you are submissive to unacceptable behaviours but you should not call yourself an accepting person.
Many programs accept cell phones (which have an average lifespan of 18 months), including police stations and Call to Protect (www.
Small businesses that accept purchasing cards can also gain from being listed on the General Services Administration's Federal Supply Service schedule, which brings federal customers together with 9,000 different contractors.
In a later year, X accepts the Y property in satisfaction of the remaining $50,000 debt.
When a corporate tax manager accepts absolute responsibility for the actions of his or her department, he or she will find it necessary to organize the tax department in a manner that eliminates errors and ethical violations.
3) Some officers have departmental policies that state that officers can accept gratuities as long as they do not solicit them.
Four--One institution's admissions committee simply cannot forecast which other colleges will accept a particular candidate.
Coral, Hills, Ladbrokes and Super Soccer accept trebles and upwards on Premiership, Nationwide Division One and Scottish Premier League matches.
The fact that the biblical account does not hide the human weaknesses of such a prominent ancestor of Jesus allows me also to accept myself.
The idea that cheetah populations are dangerously inbred comes in part from experiments showing that unrelated cheetahs can accept skin grafts from each other.
He would take too much time away, he would cause problems, and, of course, the other children would never accept him.
82 percent would accept limits on the amount of money a court could award in a malpraetice case.