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Harvey, William

(hăr′vē)
British physician, 1578–1657, who described the circulation of the blood.

Harvey, William

(1578–1657) English physician who discovered the mechanism of the human blood circulation, in which blood flows away from the heart in arteries and towards the heart in veins.

Harvey,

William, English physician, 1578-1657.
Harvey sign - related to venous refill.
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In chapter three, Cook weaves the writings of William Harvey in with the mix of the second scholastic writers, with particular emphasis on Jacobus Zabarella's work.
Apart from his science, the lasting legacy of William Harvey is the annual lecture known as the Harveian Oration (7).
He was taken to the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford, Kent, at 8pm yesterday following the incident in Frith Road, Dover, where Dover Grammar School for Girls is located.
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In small medallions under these large figures are Marie and Pierre Currie, William Roentgen, Sir William Harvey, Dr.
"I d i s c o v e r e d l e t t e r s from 1904, written by William Harvey who founded the distillery in 1881, moaning about the lack of water in June."
Amrita Ahluwalia, Professor of Vascular Biology at the William Harvey Research Institute, said: We showed that beetroot and nitrate capsules are equally effective in lowering blood pressure indicating that it is the nitrate content of beetroot juice that underlies its potential to reduce blood pressure.
The 1,120-pupil school, was established in 1674 by relatives of Dr William Harvey, the eminent physician who discovered the circulation of blood,
"The casualty was transferred to the Dungeness lifeboat and transported by a rescue helicopter to the William Harvey Hospital in Ashford with slight injuries."
A police officer attempted emergency first aid on the toddler, who was taken to the nearby William Harvey
'In this regard, we must recognise our Financial Division, under the supervision of Chief Financial Officer William Harvey and Controller Gerald Ritzert for their dedication to comprehensive and transparent financial reporting.
Partners include Synovo and CAIR Bioscience, of Germany; Intercept, of Italy; Inte:Ligand, of Austria; and Britain's William Harvey Research Institute.