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2008-09-18 09:00:49

CorAssist, a developer of novel therapeutic devices for Diastolic Heart Failure (DHF), announced today its flagship product, the ImCardia(TM), significantly improved DHF parameters in a first-of-its-kind preclinical study and has shown preliminary safety in two humans after three months follow up. After working closely for four years with researchers at the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel, CorAssist successfully adapted an acute diastolic dysfunction canine...

2005-07-24 18:07:42

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. "“ Cholesterol-lowering statin therapy may improve survival in patients with diastolic heart failure (DHF) according to a paper published in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association by cardiologists at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center. Currently, there are no treatments shown to improve survival in these patients, who make up about 40 percent of all heart failure cases. Systolic heart failure patients have hearts that don't pump out enough...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin