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Block

Large quantity of stock or large dollar amount of bonds held or traded. As a rule of thumb, 10,000 shares or more of stock and $200,000 or more worth of bonds would be described as a block.

Block

An exceptionally large amount or value of securities. While there is no specific definition of how many shares constitute a block, most people using the term refer to holding or trading more than 10,000 shares and/or shares worth more than $200,000. Almost invariably, trades of this magnitude involve institutional investors. See also: Block trade, Secondary issue.

block

A large amount of a security, usually 10,000 shares or more.

block

An area bounded by perimeter streets.Many subdivision descriptions employ a subdivision name,and then a block number and a lot number to identify particular properties.The numbers are assigned when the subdivision developer files its plat plan with local authorities.

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Prediction of cardiac events in patients having left bundle-branch block with/without chest pain using dipyridamole technetium-99m-sestamibi myocardial perfusion imaging.
fourth year) 1 Normal 2 Normal 3 Left axis deviation, left anterior fascicular block 4 Normal 5 Normal 6 Atrioventricular dissociation; intermittent left bundle-branch block 7 Normal 8 Normal 9 Right bundle-branch block, left posterior fascicular block 10 Normal 11 Normal Acute phase echocardiogram Case No.
Left bundle-branch block is associated with increased 1-year sudden and total mortality rate in 5517 outpatients with congestive heart failure: A report from the Italian network on congestive heart failure.
Lightning victims may present with sinus tachycardia, transient ST-segment elevation or depression, QT prolongation, premature ventricular contractions, atrial fibrillation, or bundle-branch block (1,3,4).
A 12-lead electrocardiograph (Figure 1) showed atrial fibrillation with ventricular pacemaker spikes associated with right bundle-branch block, rather than the typical pattern of left bundle-branch block.
Patients with an electronically paced ventricular rhythm (C) or left bundle-branch block (B) require myocardial perfusion imaging.
The study enrolled patients with ST segment-elevation MI or new bundle-branch block, presenting within 12 hours of symptom onset.
These three key factors are patient age 75 years or greater, Killip class II-IV, and an ECG demonstrating anterior MI and/or left bundle-branch block, said Dr.