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Wave

A short-term movement that goes against the general trend. For example, if the DJIA rallies on a given trading day but overall is in the midst of a prolonged bear market, the rally is called a wave against the bearish tide.
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Pulse wave analysis is a helpful clinical tool in addition to serum biomarkers for the detection of ED.
Interestingly enough, we found a positive association between pulse wave velocity and years of psoriasis duration, but not with disease severity.
2010;121:505-511) was published and featured on Medscape, stating: "In this study, we assessed the incremental value of adding pulse wave velocity [PWV] .
Researchers measured stiffness in the runners' aortas using pulse wave velocity, and found that marathon runners had higher than average wave velocity, indicating an increased risk of high blood pressure and cardiovascular disease, reports The New York Daily News.
In addition to having new non-invasive technologies measure radial arterial pulse wave activity, recent research indicates that blood pressure lowering drugs affect central aortic pressure differently than they do systolic pressure measured at the upper arm.
One such technique, Doppler pulse wave velocity (PWV), which is defined as arterial pulse's velocity of moving along vessel wall, as an indicator of arterial elasticity (2-4).
It can be attributed to an exaggerated initial systolic peak in the brachial artery pressure wave, probably due to increased body height, very distensible arteries, and low aortic pulse wave velocity.
Contract award: providing sensors for continuous measurement of cardiac output by pulse wave with the provision of equipment (monitor and accessories).
A 2013 merger with CoreLab Partners has created a new standard in imaging core lab services including electronic transfer, management, and independent review; cardiovascular safety monitoring including automated ECG, Thorough QT studies, Holter monitoring, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and pulse wave analysis; and eClinical solutions for electronic data capture, randomization, clinical trial management, and clinical supply chain forecasting and optimization.