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failure

(Bankruptcy), noun commercial failure, default, discontinuance of business, economic downfall, failure to maintain solvency, financial disaster, financial loss, financial ruin, inability to maintain solvency, inability to meet financial obligations, insolvency, insufficiency of funds, lack of funds, suspension of business
Associated concepts: failure to meet one's obligations, insolvency

failure

(Falling short), noun defectio, defectiveness, deficiency, delinquency, dereliction, inability, insufficiency, lack, loss of strength, noncompletion, nonfulfillment, nonperformance, omission, oversight, pretermission, shortcoming, slip, want
Associated concepts: failure of consideration, failure of eviience, failure of heirs, failure of issue, failure of proof, failure of purpose, failure of title, failure of trust, failure to act, faillre to bargain collectively, failure to comply, failure to file a return, failure to give notice, failure to make delivery, failure to perform, failure to prosecute, law office failures, partial failure

failure

(Lack of success), noun aborted attempt, beating, botch, breakdown, collapse, debacle, defeat, disappointment, downfall, drubbing, error, fall, fiasco, fruitless effort, frustration, ineffectualness, labor in vain, loss, miscarriage, misfortune, mistake, ruin, unsuccessful attempt, vain attempt
See also: abortion, bankruptcy, breach, debacle, defeat, delinquency, disaster, dishonor, disqualification, expiration, flaw, foible, frailty, frustration, impossibility, impotence, impuissance, inability, incapacity, inefficacy, infraction, lapse, loss, miscarriage, misconduct, mistrial, neglect, negligence, nonfeasance, nonpayment, offense, omission, oversight, vice
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Did you know Heart Failure can impact anyone at any age, but is prominent in women and minorities?
The American Heart Association (AHA) announced in March that exercise helps treat heart failure patients, provided they avoid sudden surges of adrenaline, and rest for a day in lieu of a workout if they are exhausted.
1]-adrenergic receptor, the risk for heart failure was more than 10 times higher than for other subjects.
The report addressed the pharmacological treatment of patients with chronic systolic heart failure, heart failure caused when a weakened heart muscle does not pump blood forcefully enough.
Such drugs would not only aid the people diagnosed with congestive heart disease but might also rescue the hearts of many others who suffer from an early, undetected form of heart failure, says James B.
At one end of the spectrum, the mild form of heart failure may have little effect on a person's life; at the other end, severe heart failure can interfere with even simple activities and prove fatal.
In the UNLOAD study, 200 patients with acute decompensated heart failure were equally randomized at 28 institutions across the United States to either ultrafiltration using the Aquadex FlexFlow[TM] system or standard IV (intravenous) diuretic therapy, and evaluated at 48 hours and out to 90 days following discharge.
Reduce misdiagnoses of heart failure in women, which are preventing or delaying proper treatment
The team tallied 971 hospitalizations for heart failure in the placebo group - 42 percent more than among patients receiving enalapril.
In addition to the top ranking for heart failure treatment, Valley Baptist placed in the top 10 percent in the nation in treating heart attack (acute myocardial infarction) patients.
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Pre-clinical and preliminary clinical data demonstrate that vagus nerve stimulation has a therapeutic role in treating heart failure as it may reduce the heart rate and ventricular volumes in addition to restoring regular rhythm.

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