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ASCOT

Anglo-Scandinavian Cardiac Outcome Trial. A clinical trial comparing the effects on nonfatal myocardial infarction (MI) and coronary heart disease of a beta-blocker (atenolol) ± diuretic vs a calcium channel blocker (CCB, amlodipine) ± ACE inhibitor in hypertensives, and atorvastatin vs placebo in hypertensives with dyslipidemia.
Conclusion Primary events of nonfatal MI plus fatal coronary heart disease occurred in 1.9% of atorvastatin patients vs 3.0% of placebo patients.

a severity characterization of trauma

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ASCOT

An assessment tool for predicting the likelihood that an injured patient will survive after serious trauma. It includes the patient's age, whether the trauma was blunt or penetrating, the Glasgow Coma Scale, and the initial blood pressure and respiratory rate.
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Macquarie Capital served as financial advisor to Ascot Underwriting Holdings Limited.
This brings the number of top level races run at Ascot annually to 13.
She was the sent off as odds-on favourite at Windsor last month but could only finish third, after which Charlton originally ruled out a trip to Ascot.
bar] Race-goers at the first day of Royal Ascot 2012, yesterday, sport the traditional outlandish head wear
You cannot think of Ascot without thinking fashion in the same sentence," said designer Amanda Whateley who is showing her collection once more at Royal Ascot 2011.
THE tradition of the Royal Ascot picnic can be traced back to the very earliest race meetings.
If we could end up in the winner's enclosure at Royal Ascot again, that would be brilliant.
DAVID ROE, who headed the global cargo product line at Marsh, has been appointed senior cargo underwriter at Ascot.
But Ascot chief executive Douglas Erskine-Crum this morning announced that the redevelopment was progressing on course for the Royal meeting to return next June.
Royal Ascot at York got off to a thrilling start on the track yesterday thanks to the likes of Shamardal and Valixir but it was a low-key day in crowd terms compared to Ascot.
With Ascot now closed for its exciting pounds 185 million redevelopment, racing fans do not have to worry about missing the highlight of the flat racing calendar next year as the 2005 Royal Meeting will be staged at York Racecourse.
Oakley Wilkinson Bryan (OWB), the Birmingham based marketing communications and design agency, has been appointed by Ascot Interiors.