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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 should consider ways to redress this shortcoming.
In the realm of civil-military relations more generally, the ACRI training plan has devoted considerable attention to the need for peacekeepers to be able to work with external agencies such as humanitarian relief organizations, NGOs, and PVOs, as well as with civilians from the sponsoring body who are responsible for financial oversight of the mission.
ACRI integrates research, technology, data and education into a continuum of enhanced care for the cardiovascular patient.
ACRI plans to 'maintain the legacy' of the work done by both CRCs, as well as providing continued impetus for research and development in the region.