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RALES

Cardiology A series of trials–Randomized Aldactone Evaluation Study that demonstrated that the addition of Aldactone®–spironolactone to standard therapies–eg, ACE inhibitors, resulted in a 27% ↓ in total mortality in severe CHF Pts with systolic left ventricular dysfunction. See Spironolactone.

rales

Abnormal rattling sounds accompanying the breath sounds and heard through a STETHOSCOPE during examination of the chest. They are caused by air passing through fluid or mucus in the small air tubes (bronchioles). Compare RHONCHI.
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At the Pavilions, 13 different spaces will present works from the Rales collection.
"We've worked carefully to create a visitor experience unlike any other, providing each visitor with an unhurried, contemplative engagement with the artworks," said Emily Wei Rales, the museum's co-founder and director.
(1) Typical symptoms (including cough, sputum, and chest tightness) were completely relieved; (2) abnormal physical signs, including cyanosis and moist rales, vanished completely; and (3) the patients received the standard treatment for HAPE for at least 48 hours.
The diagnostic accuracy of the LUS, CXR, and moist rales before treatment for the diagnosis of HAPE was calculated.
A two year old goat was presented with history of mucopurulent nasal discharge, dyspnoea with audible rales and open mouth breathing.
In this study, PP/ZnO nanocomposites were exposed under dynamic loadings using the SHPB apparatus, giving three average strain rales, which were 650.
Group 3 had also the highest frequency of rales (7/10)(70%).
Under current practice, infants with rales or an elevated respiratory rate probably would have a chest x-ray, but absolute band count is often overlooked as a risk factor, according to Dr.
The mandate for aggressive development of SARAs was provided by the results of the Randomized Aldactone Evaluation Study (RALES), which showed that spironolactone markedly improved survival in patients who had congestive heart failure and were already on standard multidrug therapy.
Jaclynn Faffer, who is executive director of Ruth Rales Jewish Family Service of South Palm Beach County, Florida.
Notable pathologic findings at admission included a black eschar on the boy's penis, bilateral prominent conjunctival ejection, and bilateral lower pulmonary rales. The leukocyte count was 13,300/m[m.sup.3], hemoglobin was 14.49 mg/dL, and the platelet count was 544,000/m[m.sup.3].
He presented data on a subsample of participants in the Randomized Aldactone Evaluation Study (RALES).