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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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To understand whether the effects of SHS on rat hearts are mediated through activating apoptotic pathways, including mitochondria-dependent and Fas death-receptor-dependent signalings, or through suppressing survival pathways, we examined the cardiac levels of signaling proteins and gene expression in these pathways by performing reverse-transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR), Western blotting, or dot blotting.
Cardiac Science began marketing its first commercial product, the Powerheart in early 2000.
Although often confused with a heart attack, cardiac arrest means simply that the heart has stopped beating after developing ventricular tachycardia or ventricular fibrillation, two types of arrhythmias.
Data indicates that some persons with cardiac problems may be predisposed to sexual dysfunction prior to evidence of heart disease.
Doctors Hospital at White Rock Lake, Dallas, Texas -- Cardiac Care, Cardiac Surgery and Heart Rhythm Disorders
When skeletal muscle is stimulated with a steady, rhythmic train of low-voltage bursts for several weeks, it undergoes a dramatic structural and biochemical transformation that leaves it remarkably similar to cardiac muscle.
Benefits of Rapid Diagnosis and Reduced Costs to Result in Greater Demand for Cardiac Markers in European Primary Care
We expect to fully integrate the leadership and the best practices from each organization to create the gold standard in the outpatient cardiac monitoring industry - offering a proven and complete solution for our physician-clients, with unparalleled technology and expertise," Sweeney added.
The latest edition features industry-standard HL7 data transfer technology, which enables the sharing of key patient and implantable cardiac device information with any HL7-compatible electronic medical record or practice management system.
MedicalCV's ATRILAZE surgical ablation system utilizes laser energy for cardiac tissue ablation in both open-heart and minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures.
MedicalCV's ATRILAZE surgical ablation system utilizes laser energy for cardiac tissue ablation concomitant with both open-heart and minimally invasive cardiac surgery procedures.