main stroke

main stroke

[′mān ′strōk]
(geophysics)
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The 20-bed facility combines the main stroke unit, which was formerly housed in the maternity block, with the four acute stroke treatment beds that were located on Ward 5 of the hospital.
It has a pneumatic vertical main stroke, which is said to be steplessly adjustable from 0 to 31 in.
Researchers ranked areas by the main stroke risk factors - blood pressure, smoking and binge-drinking.
The goal is to recommend which variables should be included in risk adjustment models to assess the main stroke outcomes - before such benchmarks are imposed from the outside, Dr.
The main stroke symptoms can be remembered with the word FAST - Face, Arms, Speech, Time.
My main stroke is the butterfly, so I'm really pleased to get the gold in the freestyle event," he beamed.
A survey of 1,300 people in Leicestershire showed that while most were aware of the three main stroke symptoms used in the FAST campaign, just 57% considered leg weakness to be a symptom and 44% loss of vision.
Four sessions were held over two days and saw Level 3 races in all main strokes take place over 100m, 200m and 400m distances, with medals for the final three awarded in each age group.
Four sessions were held over the two days with winners announced in all main strokes in the 50m, 100m and 200m distances, with medals awarded to the top three in each age band.