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ECASS

Cardiology An international, double blinded, randomized trial–European Cooperative Acute Stroke Study which evaluated effects of thrombolytics in Pts with stroke. See Thrombolytic therapy, tPA.
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Association of outcome with early stroke treatment: pooled analysis of ATLANTIS, ECASS, and NINDS rt-PA stroke trials.
But in spite of the fact that over sixteen years of work has been put into the ECASS, all governments who have expressed interest in buying the system are continuing to leave L-3 suspended.
As with a semi-active hydro-pneumatic suspension, the Ecass can also be used to raise or lower the vehicle (which can be quite useful when the loading height into an aircraft is critical) or level it on uneven terrain.
In off-road conditions, an Ecass reduces vehicle vibration, pitch and roll six to eight times, says Northrop Grumman, and thereby cuts down crew stress and fatigue and improves soldier efficiency.