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SHARP

Abbreviation for:
Sexual Health Attitude Restructuring Process
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SHARP

Cardiology A clinical trial–Subcutaneous Heparin & Angioplasty Restenosis Trial that evaluated effects of high dose unfractionated heparin in preventing restenosis after PCTA in Pts with CAD. See Coronary artery disease, Heparin, Percutaneous transluminal angioplasty.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

sharp

Any medical instrument with a sharp point or edge, especially an injection needle or a disposable scalpel, that, handled carelessly may inflict injury or dangerous infection on the user.
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Data also indicated the sharpest rise in input buying since the survey began in August 2009.
The net increase in staffing levels was the 28th in successive months and was the sharpest recorded since last March.
The sharpest rise, 7.9 percent, was recorded in March 1953.
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Among member states for which data are available, the sharpest increases in the total index were observed in Bulgaria (+11.1%) and Lithuania and the Netherlands (+10.3% each) and the smallest in Malta (+0.8%), Slovakia (+1.9%) and Sweden (+2.5%).
Among industry sectors, agriculture, fishing and forestry saw the sharpest monthly increase.
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Summary: The newly refurbished Hubble space telescope is showing us the sharpest photos yet of deep into the cosmos.
Munich, July 30 (ANI): Using different state-of-the-art techniques on ESO's (European Southern Observatory's) Very Large Telescope, two independent teams of astronomers have obtained the sharpest ever views of the supergiant star Betelgeuse.
This would be the sharpest decline for Swiss hoteliers since 1982.
cities also dropped in October by the sharpest amount in 21 years.
British house prices fell at their sharpest annual rate in at least 25 years in September, as the credit crunch continued to take its toll on the housing market