Pentathlon


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(1) PENTATHLON

Pentasaccharide in Total Hip Replacement, or Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin C. A trial comparing the efficacy and safety of a pentasaccharide fondaparinux to enoxaparin in preventing thromboembolism (TE) post elective hip replacement
Conclusion TE occurred in 6.0% of fondaparinux and 8.0% of enoxaparin patients (non-statistically significant; p = 0.099); no significant difference in the rates of major bleeds or death between the groups

(2) Pentathlon
A five-part Olympic event in which the participant must ride an unfamiliar horse, shoot a pistol—formerly loaded with pellets, now a laser—épée fence, swim—200 metres freestyle—and run 3 km cross country
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In 1972, I was elected in the German Modern Pentathlon Federation as the member responsible for youth and junior players.
The Dubai First Emirati Endurance Pentathlon is envisaged to become an annual event, and will certainly grow beyond this inaugural edition.
At this young age, she ranked 15th in the Junior European Pentathlon Championship, held in Poland.
The pentathlon in Paris would have been particularly demanding with all five events - 60 metres hurdles, high jump, shot put, long jump and 800m - taking place between 9am and 6.
Speedy, a son of Tirol who never threatened to live up to his name while trained by his breeder, Ivan Allan, won gold in the men's individual modern pentathlon while Petticoat Lane, a 12-year-old by Red Sunset, was runner-up to Owners Spirit in the women's event.
6million worth of funding in an Olympic cycle to modern pentathlon while providing nothing to basketball, a sport played by people mainly from working-class or inner-city backgrounds and very popular with black, Asian and ethnicminority communities.
By: MENA CAIRO - 21 August 2017: Youth and Sports Minister Khalid Abdel Aziz on Monday took part in a press conference organized by the Egyptian Modern Pentathlon Federation to launch the 2017 UIPM Senior World Championships, held for the first time on African soil.
LAHORE -- Sports Board Punjab (SBP) organized boys and girls Jashan-e-Azadi shooting and running events in collaboration with the Pakistan Modern Pentathlon Federation at Punjab Stadium on Tuesday.
At only 16-years-old, Adel is an international modern pentathlon champion, who showed an outstanding performance in Brazil.
Hannah Featherstone, of Middlesbrough (pictured above) won gold in the Youth B competition at the GB Youth International - run by Pentathlon GB - with fellow GB athletes Paris Allen, of Coventry, and Lancaster's Georgia Hannam in second and third.
Johnson-Thompson had been hoping to take part in the pentathlon but illness meant she missed the qualifying event.
Should she not make the pentathlon, she could still be selected for the Great Britain team in either the long jump or high jump - or both.