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(best),
Franz, German pathologist, 1878-1920. See: Best disease, Best carmine stain.

BEST

Abbreviation for:
bedside evaluation and screening test (aphasia)
Belief Excellence Success & Trust Programme (Medspeak-UK)
Balloon Equivalent to Stent Study
Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial
Bolus dose-Escalation Study of Tissue-type plasminogen activator
Bucindolol Evaluation Survival Trial (BEST)

BEST

Cardiology A clinical trial–Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial–on the effect of adding bucindolol-Bextra to standard therapy on mortality in Pts with CHF; BEST was conducted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH and the VA
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Double acting nominees include Donald Sutherland (best actor in the TV miniseries ``Human Trafficking'' and best supporting actor in the TV drama ``Commander in Chief'') and Felicity Huffman (best actress for TV's ``Desperate Housewives'' and best actress in a drama for the film ``Transamerica'').
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Howard Shore's music for ``The Aviator'' was named best score, while Mick Jagger and David Stewart won the best song Globe for ``Old Habits Die Hard,'' from ``Alfie.
Chris Cooper won best supporting actor for playing the crazy, charismatic orchid thief in the loopy comedy ``Adaptation,'' while Edie Falco won supporting actress for John Sayles' ``Sunshine State,'' in which she played the sardonic owner of a fleabag motel.
Best Fighting Game: Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 (X360)
In a close second place was the musical ``Oliver,'' which earned six awards, including Best Male Youth in a Supporting Role for Ian McQuown, Best Female Youth in a Supporting Role for Hannah Rebecca Lively and Best Male Youth in a Leading Role for Mikey Kilker in the title role, as well as vocal arrangement and set design and dressing awards.
Selected rating changes and new ratings are published in Best Week [R] and Best's Review [R] (our monthly magazine).