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heart

(Essential part), noun core, essence, marrow, nerve, nucleus, pith, sum and substance
Associated concepts: heart of the case, heart of the pleadings

heart

(Fortitude), noun ardor, backbone, doughtiness, fearlessness, fervor, focus, gallantry, intestinal fortitude, mettle, spirit, substance, toleration, valor

heart

(Kindness), noun altruism, benevolence, clemency, compassion, gentleness, grace, humanity, kind offices, kind treatment, leniency, magnanimity, mercy, pity, sympathy, temperament, tenderness
See also: center, confidence, consequence, cornerstone, essence, faith, focus, frame, main point, significance, substance
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A three-year, 13-center study of 662 severe CHF patients who underwent SVR after the anterior region of their hearts were damaged by heart attacks concluded that the procedure is an effective treatment.
Ventricular resynchronization therapy is being pursued as a treatment option for this patient population as it can help normalize the asynchronous cardiac contractions caused by heart failure by delivering a pacing stimulus to both ventricles.
MedStar works by acquiring data from the connected measurement devices (blood pressure unit and weight scale) and transfers it via telephone line to a data collection server, where it is retrieved by Heart Alert's patient management system.