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Reserve

Funds set aside to cover future expenses, losses, or claims. To retain; to keep in store for future or special use; to postpone to a future time.A legal reserve is a monetary account required by law to be established by insurance companies and banks as protection against losses.

A trial court reserves a point of law by setting it aside for future consideration and allowing the trial to proceed as if the question had been resolved, subject to alteration of the judgment in the event the court en banc decides the question differently.

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reserve

v. to keep for oneself a right or a portion of the real property when transferring (conveying) a parcel of real estate to another. (See: reservation)

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Most recently, prospective multicenter Diagnosis of Ischemia Causing Stenoses Obtained Via Noninvasive FFR study and the Determination of Fractional Flow Reserve by Anatomic CTA trial reported that FFR [sub]CT was demonstrated to be superior to measures of stenosis severity for determination of lesion-specific ischemia.
Fractional flow reserve is defined as the ratio of maximum blood flow in a stenotic artery to maximum blood flow if the same artery is normal assuming that these measurements are obtained when the microvasculature resistance is minimal and constant (maximal hyperemia).
[sup][2] Fractional flow reserve (FFR) is a pressure-wire based index used during the invasive procedure to identify myocardial ischemia.
Fearon, M.D., of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Stanford University Medical Center, was co-principal investigator and led the FAME (Fractional Flow Reserve vs.

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