BLOSS


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BLOSS

Beta Blocker Length Of Stay Study Cardiology. A trial that asked whether prophylactic use of a beta-blocker (metoprolol) reduced hospitalisation after heart surgery by managing atrial fibrillation.
 
Conclusion
No.

Logistics
Randomised, double-blinded, placebo-controlled; 1479 patients.
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Mr Bloss sent the message to friends at a Colorado ski resort where he taught disabled people to ski.
Before working for a US security firm in Iraq, Mr Bloss had been a ski instructor for the disabled at a resort in Colorado.
Original line-up: Andrea Lewis, Harley Farr, Chris McDonagh and Bloss.
Speaking on a Sky News documentary looking into the highly-paid work security companies do in the war-torn country, Peter Bloss said he only learned what his son had been doing with the American company Custer Battles after Michael had died.
In April,Michael Bloss, 38,of Bridgend was shot dead while working as a security guard for an American company.
-SECURITY guard Michael Bloss, 38, from Bridgend, South Wales, was killed by a gunshot wound to the head as he protected workers for a US firm in Iraq, an inquest heard yesterday.
Michael Bloss, aged 38, who had served in the Parachute Regiment, was working for an American company.
A BRITISH security guard killed by Iraqi rebels told pals: 'We expect to be overrun tonight.' Mike Bloss, 38, sent a final message by email hours before he died saving three civilian engineers.
James Edward Bloss, 23, pleaded guilty July 12 to burglarizing five houses or apartments and to one count of attempted burglary.
Pictured from l to r: Jean W., husband of the artist; JalinePol W.; Del Bloss, president of Global Fine Art Editions; Joyce Kaspryzk, president of Talon Graphic;s and Daryl Bloss of Global Fine Art Editions.