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STIR

(stĕr),

short TI inversion recovery

An MRI term for a specialised application of the inversion recovery pulse sequence which sets the inversion time (TI) of the sequence at 0.69 times the T1 of fat, thereby suppressing the fat in the image.

STIR

see short T1 inverse recovery imaging MRI sequencing in which fat appears black (contrast with T1-weighted images)
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Prior to the new position, Stires was employed as operations manager at the company's Bettendorf facility from the period 2013 to 2016.
The elderly woman ultimately died, but not before Stires did everything humanly and heroically possible to save her.
Within the Damariscotta River estuary, water temperatures during spawning season can be as high as 22 [degrees]C at landward sites and as low as 13 [degrees]C in seaward sites (Yund and Stires, 2002).
Density treatments spanned most of the reported range for natural variation in this estuary (about 5 to 170 colonies per square meter; Yund and Stires, 2002), though for logistical reasons we were unable to explore the very lowest densities observed in nature.
Hollywood For further information, please contact: Broadcast: Dennise Stires (818) 954-6277, Print: Gina Soliz (818) 954-6705, Photo: Michael Taylor (818) 954-6585, Online: Brenda Falitz (818) 954-6676, International: Johnny Jones (818) 954-1268 - Your coverage of this event is invited - Press Credentials will be issued at the event TAKING LIVES has been rated R by the MPAA for "strong violence, including disturbing images, languages and some sexuality.
Stires worked as a medic aboard a tank landing ship in the Pacific during World War II.
Four others bring club experience and played together last year: 6-3 junior middle blocker Jimmy Giordano, 6-4 senior opposite hitter Kevin Kirk, 6-1 outside hitter Dirk Frandsen and 5-10 senior setter Keith Stires.
As the Canyon High School boys' volleyball setter, Keith Stires has it so easy.
2, 1957, in the Philippines to Duane and Jackie Stires Seiders.
Canyon: The defending Foothill League champions return 6-5 middle blocker Jason McMillen and four players with a lot of club experience: Keith Stires (senior setter), Dirk Frandsen (6-1 senior outside hitter), Kevin Kirk (6-4 senior opposite hitter) and Jimmy Giordano (6-3 junior middle blocker).
Pictures Broadcast: Dennise Stires, 818-954-6277 Print: Gina Soliz, 818-954-6705 Photo: Michael Taylor, 818-954-6585 Online: Brenda Falitz, 818-954-6676 International: Nina Heyn, 818-972-3591 WHAT: CNN-Los Angeles Times Democratic Presidential Primary Debate WHEN: 6-7:30 p.