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Definition of the noun cva

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  1. a sudden loss of consciousness resulting when the rupture or occlusion of a blood vessel leads to oxygen lack in the brain


"CVA" is the debut full-length album from Philadelphia, PA's Paint It Black. It features much shorter and arguably more aggressive songs than their follow-up album, Paradise, two and a half minutes shorter despite sporting three more tracks. The song "Womb Envy" was featured on the soundtrack of the 2003 skateboarding video game Tony Hawk's Underground.

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Google previewDisease Management for Nurse Practitioners (2002)

CVA is the third most common cause of death in the United States today and the most common cause of neurologic disability.

Google previewSensory Evaluation of Food (2010)

Principles and Practices by Harry T. Lawless, Hildegarde Heymann

Similarly, the CVA is the multi-dimensional mean separation technique for MANOVA (Ståhle and Wold, 1990).

Google previewExpert Witnessing in Forensic Accounting (2005)

by Walter J. Pagano, Thomas A. Buckhoff

CPA, CIRA, CVA is a shareholder in the ...

Google previewCorrelation Risk Modeling and Management (2013)

An Applied Guide including the Basel III Correlation Framework - With Interactive Models in Excel / VBA by Gunter Meissner

We also address a key topic in today's financial markets, credit value adjustment ( CVA). CVA is an adjustment to mitigate credit counterparty risk and includes two types of correlations: (1) general wrongway risk and (2) specific wrongway risk.

Google previewFault Detection and Diagnosis in Industrial Systems (2001)

by L.H. Chiang, Richard D. Braatz, E.L. Russell

CVA Theorem CVA is a linear dimensionality reduction technique, optimal in terms of maximizing a correlation measure between two sets of variables. The CVA Theorem states that given a vector of variables x e 7£m and another vector of ...

Google previewIchthyology Handbook (2004)

by B.G. Kapoor, Bhavna Khanna

CVA is the correlate of PCA when groups are known or assumed. Its main use is in revealing underlying relationships among groups and variables. While in PCA the latent factors are generally orthologous, or uncorrelated with one another, ...

Google previewMedical Emergencies in the Dental Office (2007)

by Stanley F. Malamed

CVA is the leading cause of serious, long-term disability in the United States, and survivors may be correctly termed “the walking wounded.

Google previewAn Encyclopedia of Language (2002)

by N.E. Collinge

Oneof the most common causes ofbrain damage is cerebral vascular accident( CVA) or'stroke', asitisusually known.There are several typesof CVA(see Garman1989), but all involve interruptions tothe blood supplyto an areaof the brain,and ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary of Podiatry and Foot Science (2009)

by Jean Mooney

Combined lesion Spastic/athetoid effects cerebrovascular accident; CVA; stroke rapidly ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Neuropsychology (2012)

by Diana M. Goodwin

CEREBRAL VASCULAR ACCIDENT (CVA): a blockage or rupture of the vascular system of the brain; usually produces a characteristic paralysis on one side of the body; other symptoms depend on the hemisphere of the brain affected; see ...

Google previewDictionary of Abbreviations in Medical Sciences (2012)

With a list of the most important medical and scientific journals and their traditional abbreviations by Rolf Heister

volume CV cresyl violet CV curriculum vitae CVA cerebrovascular accident CVA chorioallantois vaccinia virus Ankara CVA costovertebral angle CVBF coronary venous blood flow CVD cardiovascular disease CVD cerebrovascular disease ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dairy Sciences (2011)

or canonical variate analysis (CVA) between the past (eqn [10]) and the future ( eqn [11]) of the process, new latent variables that provide a reliable approximation ...

Google previewDictionary Of Anatomy & Physio (2000)

by Poly Mary

A CVA is characterized by a relatively abrupt onset of persisting neurological symptoms due to the destruction of brain tissue (infarction) resulting from disorders in the blood vessels that supply the brain. CVAs may be classified into two ...

Google previewThe Lupus Encyclopedia (2014)

A Comprehensive Guide for Patients and Families by Donald E. Thomas, Jr.

The term for this is a “cerebrovascular accident” (CVA), or more commonly a “stroke.” You can think ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Health Economics (2014)

Cost–value analysis (CVA) is a type of formal economic evaluation that can be used to inform decision makers in a public health service about the value to the public of different health technologies and what ought to be the public health ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

cerebrovascular accident (CVA) A sudden and sometimes severe reduction in blood supply to the brain (ischaemia) which leads to a *stroke. There are two broad ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Women's Health (2009)

by Christine Ammer

cerebral vascular accident Also cerebrovascular accident, CVA, stroke. A sudden disturbance of the brain's blood supply, usually caused by an EMBOLISM, a blood clot (see THROMBUS) or a ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

Forensic medicine The reason or event that precipitates death types Proximate COD, immediate COD Statistics'Top ten' US–ASHD/HTN, cancer, CVA/stroke, COPD, accidents– falls, fires, drowning, etc, pneumonia & influenza, diabetes, HIV, ...

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Scrabble value of C3V4A1

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