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STICH

Cardiology A clinical trial–Surgical Treatment for IntraCerebral Hemorrhage
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

STICH

Acronym for Surgical Trial in Intracerebral Haemorrhage, an international randomised trial designed to compare the results of early surgery and conservative treatment in cases of spontaneous supratentorial haematomas. A trial report in 2005 suggested that early surgery offered no benefit, but technical advances in surgery are thought likely to challenge this view.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005
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"This is due, in part, to changing cultural norms and growing awareness," Stich says.
A governing body that addresses cybersecurity may not necessarily be a regulator, but may take the form of a non-profit or a consortium of large firms that create guidelines for firms, Stich said.
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The STICH study enrolled 2,136 patients from 127 medical centers in 26 countries to address two hypotheses involving the role of surgical procedures in treating coronary artery disease.
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