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Surname of a child (Stephen Christmas) with the disease subsequently called Christmas disease; first case studied in detail. See: Christmas disease, Christmas factor.
See also: Christmas factor, hemophilia B.
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Carvedilol Hibernation Reversible Ischaemia Trial—Marker of Success. A study that asked if hibernating myocardium predicts the amount of carvedilol-induced improvement of LVEF-left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with heart failure and left ventricular systolic dysfunction due to ischaemic heart disease
Conclusion There was no significant difference between hibernators and nonhibernators in increasing LVEF with carvedilol
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Mean ([+ or -] standard deviation) anthropometric and physiological characteristics of women and men tennis players taken from Christmass et al.
Reflecting on frenetic Christmasses past, he says he's seen all the turkey mishaps (too big for the oven is a common one).
Opening: "It is Christmas Eve and I am thinking of our Christmasses!"
The Edinburgh Sparkles campaign was declared a winner, with retailers, attractions and hotels reporting one of the city's most successful Christmasses ever.
'I have spent five Christmasses away from home in a row now so I am pretty used to it though I still find it difficult.
their early swarming Christmasses, roiling through the house,
With a log of fifteen Christmasses aboard ships, ten of them at sea, Conrad may choose a symbol from a good range of his own experience.
The English, we are told, tend to take their Christmasses with them, turkey and plum pudding, holly and mistletoe in all sorts of unlikely and uncomfortable places, sticking to the prescribed order of things as determinedly as he who, generations ago, received his Times in batches and read them carefully in date order, or the other who unfailingly dressed for his lonely dinner under the tropic moon.
Enjoy some Christmas nostalgia as a new generation meet the Father Christmas of Christmasses past!
But William has dreamt of doing jury duty his whole life - so when a summons arrives on his doorstep just in time for his 30th birthday, it's like his Christmasses (or birthdays) have all come at once.