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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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The advance offers a solid conceptual step forward in solving the puzzle of diastolic heart failure.
Moreover, spironolactone's performance in the Aldosterone Receptor Blockade in Diastolic Heart Failure (Aldo-DHF) trial with 422 patients randomized to treatment with spironolactone or placebo makes it the only drug in the world of diastolic heart failure with any sort of positive track record in a prospective controlled trial.
Patients with LVEF [greater than or equal to] 50% were defined as having diastolic heart failure.
Left ventricular diastolic dysfunction and diastolic heart failure.
The literature has shown a strong association between hypertension and development of diastolic heart failure, as well as a strong association with development of flash pulmonary edema.
There have been no large clinical trials on patients who suffer exclusively from diastolic heart failure.
I have been using d-ribose for more than 5 years, with good results for both systolic and diastolic heart failure.
Coen/yme Q10 (CoQlO) in isolated diastolic heart failure in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM).
They researchers studied dogs with diastolic heart failure, a condition in which the heart chamber does not sufficiently fill with blood.
Renin angiotensin system inhibitors (RASIs), including angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers (ARB), play an important role in the treatment of the disease processes that underlie the development of diastolic heart failure, namely, hypertension, coronary artery disease and diabetes.