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air embolism:

see embolusembolus
, foreign matter circulating in and obstructing a blood vessel. It may be a portion of a clot that has separated from the wall of a vessel (see thrombosis), a bubble of gas or air (known as an air embolus), a globule of fat, a clump of bacterial matter, or a clump of
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air embolism

[¦er ′em·bə‚liz·əm]
(medicine)
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At first, the influence of air injection using VGJs was studied on a set of low-swirl intake ports derived from a preliminary study [11].
Nowadays, most surgeons prefer to use a balanced salt solution to avoid the harms of air injection, even though there were no reported complications of air injection over the long term [7].
After 30 days of air injection, the air pressure in the model reached an equilibrium; the coal seam permeability at points B and C increased by 10% and 8%, respectively, compared to that in the initial stage of the extraction.
As with Vehicle 1, there was no measurable impact of the second stage system on the fuel economy of Vehicle 2, noting again that the experiments did not include full vehicle integration of the cooling system and air injection. Figure 20 is a comparison of the fuel economy of the baseline Vehicle 2 (no second stage system) vs.
In the history of field development with the help of air injection there are cases where self-ignition of low-viscosity, light oil did not occur, such as Arlankovsky field 24[degrees]C, 30[degrees] API [8].
(1) AIM (air injection measurement) mode: this mode is desired to measure the blood pressure characteristics in the air injection stage.
Pillay, "Compressed air injection technique to standardize block injection pressures," Canadian Journal of Anesthesia, vol.
Consequently, the pressure in the stairwell also decreased because of the open doors, both for the scenario with air injection at each floor and for the scenario with single-point air injection on the top floor.
ECOCAMEL'S INGENIOUS JETSTORM SHOWERHEAD Revolutionar y Aircore Technology boosts performance with 'air injection'
The stripping of toluene was quickly increased over the second hour of the air injection. As can be seen in Figure 4, at 250mL/min flow rate, only 27 percent of toluene remained after a 2 hour air injection.
The company's CEO Dr John Belgrave said that this public listing was part of Belgrave Resources' overall corporate funding agenda to raise USD2om in equity capital to acquire "old oil acreage and leases", where it can implement its proprietary technology with an environmentally sustainable air injection process it has developed to potentially recover about 50% of the remaining oil in some types of "old-oil" deposits.