Obesity Education Initiative Expert Panel on the Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults, Clinical Guidelines on the Identification, Evaluation, and Treatment of Overweight and Obesity in Adults, Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health, NIH Pub.
The release also noted that the NHBLI
has initiated an $85 million nine-year study of drugs to lower blood pressure and reduce serum cholesterol.
In defense of their actions, the senators noted that an NHBLI
advisory panel, while ratifying Lenfant's decision, had appealed for more funding to continue the artificial heart program (The New York Times, 8 August 1988, 16A).
"For a while there it was the front runner,' says Nemo, of NHBLI
, whose grants have supported some of the Fluosol research.
Promoting Heart Health in Rural Women; Funded by NIH/NINR & NHBLI
; NIH 1 R15NR009218-01A; January 2005-December 2008 to Pamela Stewart Fahs, RN, DSN, Principal Investigator: Subcontract University of Virginia School of Nursing, Elizabeth Merwin, RN, PhD, Co-Principal Investigator.