SMILE

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SMILE

Cardiology
Survival of Myocardial Infarction Long-term Evaluation: The Effects of the Angiotensin-Converting-Enzyme Inhibitor Zofenopril on Mortality and Morbidity after Anterior Myocardial Infarction. A clinical trial that asked whether Zofenopril begun early, post-anterior MI, improved short- and long-term morbidity and mortality.

Conclusion
Yes, if started within 24 hours and continued for 6 weeks.

Pathology
Stratified Mucinous Intraepithelial Lesion. A term for an unstable form of reserve-cell hyperplasia, which contains multiple mucous vacuoles within a mitotically active, stratified epithelium with nuclear atypia. The finding of SMILE on a cervical biopsy should the embedding of more tissue, as SMILE is associated with CIN, CGIN, squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma.

SMILE

Cardiology A trial–Survival of Myocardial Infarction Long-Term Evaluation that evaluated the Zofenopril, an ACE inhibitor on M&M in Pts with acute MI. See ACE inhibitor, Acute myocardial infarction, Zofenopril.

smile

A facial expression that may represent pleasure, amusement, derision, or scorn. The corners of the mouth are turned up in expressions of pleasure or amusement, and the eyes usually appear to be warm and friendly.

Patient discussion about SMILE

Q. Depressive? How many jokes do you need a day to have at least one smile in your face? To be depressive is no fun. I started my depression 26 years ago. During 12 years I could not laugh loud anymore. You know - the " lol " in your chats. So my personal medication were jokes, comedy films on tv or to rent a funny VHS or DVD from a store and have the fun that I needed to forget a little bit all my trouble. Find out what you need. Here I will put from time to time a joke, to keep you laughing a little.

A. I love the jokes. Made my day!!!

Q. if a baby hardly smiles at 3 months, can it indicate autism? he smiles only once a day more or less and even then it looks more of a spasm in the face than a real smile...

A. everything is under control!!!! just wanted to let you know that the baby is fine! he smiles at last and grabs fingers, communicates... that was a very big stone I just got off my chest...thanks for listening anyway. you're great!

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References in periodicals archive ?
These results suggest that mothers of older infants smiled more frequently.
Babies in the three groups smiled on average over a small portion of the observation time, which is not surprising because a smile is an episodic behavior.
Of the participants who smiled 31% agreed to help, while of the participants who did not smile 23% helped.
It was also observed that participants who smiled were more willing to offer help than participants who did not smile.
With 100 participants observed (50 in each group) it was found that more participants approached the confederate when she had smiled at them (11/50) than in the no smile control condition (2/50).
Respondents whose household income exceeded $50,000 per year smiled 63.
We've had parents tell us their children hadn't smiled in days until we wheeled that cart into their room, and Louie and Harry did their magic,'' Shemaria said.
With red scars and burns still marking his pale face, 10-year-old Denis Nefedova stood close to his mother Friday - and smiled.