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acre

A non-SI (International System) unit of surface area, equal to 4046.86 m2.

ACRE

Appropriateness of Coronary REvascularization Study. An observational survey evaluating patients with coronary heart disease who underwent angiography at Barts and London hospital.
Trust Conclusions
(i) Increased duration of wait for angiography is associated with increased severity of disease;
(ii) A minority of patients do not receive a coronary revascularisation procedure even though it is appropriate, and vice versa;
(iii) South Asian patients for whom revascularisation is appropriate are less likely to receive it than comparable white patients;
(iv) Rates of revascularisation are consistent with crude estimations of coronary heart disease prevalence by general practice;
(v) women’s descriptions of cardiac symptoms differ from men’s.

ACRE

Cardiology A clinical trial–Appropriateness of Coronary Revascularization. See Revascularization Public health Advisory Committee on Releases to the Environment.
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Although early on in the discussion phase of ACRI it was determined that a standing force not be established, this does not preclude the need for a standing C2 element.
ACRI offers an antidote since, in theory, units from one part of the continent could be sent to keep the peace in a region where they have no local interests.
Several levels of what is still an inchoate structure merit attention if ACRI is to ever prove to be more than the sum of a series of disparate parts.
The ACRI training program currently addresses leadership and staff training at this level.
For instance, the current ACRI brigade training plan of instruction places emphasis on staff responsibilities and interactions with nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) and private voluntary organizations (PVOs).
ACRI was founded in 1989 by Jacques Stern to develop a new generation of European high-performance computer systems for the scientific, technical and engineering markets.
CONTACT: Anne Schroeder of ACRI (Paris) 33-146-92-25-65; or Steve Conway, media, 612-683-7133 or Bill Gacki, financial, 612-683-7372, both of Cray Research/
The maturity and performance of the Alpha AXP technology and Digital's broad capability and support as a major technology partner to ACRI will be important contributions in realising our objectives," said Jacques Stern, ACRI chairman and CEO.
Richard Poulsen, the new president of Digital Europe, added: "We were impressed by the ACRI system architecture design and the outstanding quality of its international team.
ACRI was set up in 1989 by Jacques Stern to develop in Europe a family of new generation high performance computer systems for the engineering, scientific and technical markets.
ACRI is a private company founded by Jacques Stern, with main operations in Lyon, France.
CONTACT: Jean-Charles Bouillet of ACRI, 33-1-46 92 25 65 (France) or Rolf Espen Olsen of Digital Equipment Corporation 41-22-709.