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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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Leading physicians and patients today launched a White Paper highlighting a worrying trend of under diagnosis, low referrals and inadequate treatment of heart valve disease amongst the UK's over 65s[sup.
It's the first fabrication of an autologous heart valve inside a living body," Kyoko Hayashida, MD, lead author of the study, told participants attending the American Heart Association's 2006 Scientific Sessions.
6 Transcatheter Heart Valve Market, Canada, Revenue and Volume, 2007 - 2020
Under the microscope, however, valve tissue from these patients looked virtually identical to valve tissue damaged 6y ergotamine poisoning or a rare cancer in which high concentrations of serotonin are thought to injure heart valves.
Further, the subdivided categories include: Prosthetic Heart Valves C By Type 1.
1 Pipeline Products Assessment for Prosthetic Heart Valves by Development Stage, Global, 2010 76
Tissue-engineered heart valves do not have many of the problems associated with today's replacement valves and may some day offer an improvement over today's state-of-the-art therapy," Breuer said last week at a meeting of the American Chemical Society in Anaheim, Calif.
Prosthetic Heart Valves Market Outlook in BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) to 2017 provides key market data on the Prosthetic Heart Valves market in the BRICS countries.
Global Market Watch: The Cardiac Prosthetic Heart Valves market value is expected to reach US$468 million by 2016, primarily supported by the product types - Mechanical Heart Valves, Transluminal Heart Valves and Tissue Heart Valves.
Cambridge, MA, reported they have successfully grown heart valves from cells using a new bioabsorbable scaffold.
About Heart Valve Repair and Replacement Heart valves are structures in the human heart which control the flow of blood during the cardiac cycle.