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(1) Atrial Fibrillation Followup: Investigation of Rhythm Management. A clinical trial comparing the risks, benefits, costs and mortality of rhythm control vs rate control in patients with persistent atrial fibrillation.
Conclusion No difference; rhythm control is as effective as rate control and has a reduced risk of adverse drug events.
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(2) A proprietary one-step urine pregnancy test that detects hCG, which is positive as early as the first day after a missed period.
(3) A proprietary DNA probe-based diagnostic test for identifying the causative agents for vaginosis and vaginitis: Candida spp, Gardnerella vaginalis and Trichomonas vaginalis.
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We previously affirmed Lagos's IDRs on 13 July 2018.
The rating actions are as follows: AUB: Long-Term IDR affirmed at 'BBB+'; Outlook Revised to Negative from Stable Short-Term IDR affirmed at 'F2' Viability Rating affirmed at 'bbb' Support Rating affirmed at '2' Senior unsecured debt affirmed at 'BBB+'/'F2' BBK: Long-Term IDR affirmed at 'BB+'; Outlook Revised to Negative from Stable Short-Term IDR affirmed at 'B' Viability Rating affirmed at 'bb+' Support Rating affirmed at '3' Support Rating Floor affirmed at 'BB+' Senior unsecured debt affirmed at 'BB+' Subordinated debt affirmed at 'BB' NBB: Long-Term IDR affirmed at 'BB+'; Outlook Revised to Negative from Stable Short-Term IDR affirmed at 'B' Viability Rating affirmed at 'bb+' Support Rating affirmed at '3' Support Rating Floor affirmed at 'BB+'
The agency has affirmed the ratings of DBS Bank Ltd (SI: D05), Oversea-Chinese Banking Corp (OCBC) and United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB), and the bank holding company of DBS, DBS Group Holdings (DBSH).
Market-linked senior unsecured securities affirmed at AA-emr
The debate on evolution and faith heated up last summer after Cardinal Christoph Schonborn of Vienna published an article July 7 in the New York Times in which he affirmed: "Scientific theories that try to explain away the appearance of design as the result of 'chance and necessity' are not scientific at all."
To answer the questions raised by this doctrine in our context of ministry the imago Dei must be enfleshed--that is, embodied in a way that does not do violence to any culture or tradition but that affirms all cultures and traditions.
Dennis Drainville of Quebec states, "that this General Synod affirm the integrity and sanctity of committed adult same-sex relationships." The motion was passed.
Long-Term IDR: affirmed at 'BBB'; Outlook revised to Negative from Stable
Summary: Lakehead University -- debt rating affirmed at A1, stable.
Global Banking News-July 4, 2014--Moody's affirms HSBC Mexico's ratings
First, he affirms the traditional view of eternity and the absoluteness of the divine perfections.
In its interpersonal manifestation, it affirms the reality of the beloved, that is to say, his or her truth, goodness, and desirability.