Presbyopic You may not know it by this term, but you know who you are. Typically, over the age of 40, you’re the one holding menus and newspapers entirely too far from your face. When your arms become too short, you finally give in and purchase a pair of reading glasses.
Materials and methods We performed a prospective IRB approved multicenter study of consecutive AIS patients presenting 6 and pial collaterals >2/3 MCA) imaging selection. Patient demographics, baseline NIHSS score, THRIVE score, symptom onset to groin puncture times, and the type of thrombectomy devices utilized for recanalization were studied. Modified Rankin Scale score of 0 2 at 90 days defined good functional outcome.
Thinkers since the Enlightenment have been intrigued by the link between business and society. Montesquieu famously stated that “the natural effect of commerce is to lead to peace.” This happens, he argued, not merely because commerce thrives in peaceful times, but because trade creates a kind of wealth insusceptible to conquest in trying to take trade based wealth by force, the conqueror can only destroy it. But Montesquieu also argued that desire for profit imperiled what he called virtue the concept of equality that lies at the heart of participatory democracy..
Take the case of Sybilla Masters, a woman who lived in the American colonies. After observing Native American women, she came up with a new way to turn corn into cornmeal. She went to England to obtain a patent for her work, but laws at the time stipulated that women couldn’t own property, which included intellectual property like a patent.
Most rock stars record their greatest works near the beginning of their career in the prime of their youth. Leonard did not release the classic song “Hallelujah” until he was 50 years old (an age when most rock stars are long considered “washed up” with their best work far behind them.) Both the song and “Various Positions” (the album it was featured on) were deemed a “disaster” by Cohen’s record company, who refused to release it. Eventually, it was released on an indie label, but had little initial success and it seemed the music buying public had turned its back on Leonard.
If you been around in the Nineties when Calvin Klein had been casting underwear models you would probably be Mark Wahlberg now. You know that the mark of a man isn the length of your beard but how sleek you look in your gym kit. Arms, legs and chest, it all gone the way of the shaver for maximum smoothness.