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An abbreviation for a number of clinical trials:
Heart Outcomes Prevention Evaluation
Hospital Outcomes Project for the Elderly
Hypertensive Old People in Edinburgh study
Use of the HEPACOAT™ Bx Velocity Stent and an Antithrombotic Regimen of Aspirin Alone


Cardiology A randomized, multicenter, multinational trial–Heart Outcomes Prevention Evaluation–which found that ramipril/Altace®, an ACE inhibitor, in ↓ mortality in Pts with heart failure. See Calgary-HOPE.


The expectation that something desired will occur. One of the bases of professional health care is encouraging and supporting the presence of hope while providing accurate information and realistic reassurance.

Patient discussion about HOPE

Q. my wife is pregnant !!! i am so excited ! this is the first time out of many i hope !!! but i have concerns that i would like to share with the community here ... i am afraid of being a bad father , i am afraid i won't know how to be a father ... where do u start ... how do i support my wife after the though experince ... how do i take care of the child ... a lot of things a re running through my mind with no answer ,can any one help me to calm down ????

A. you won't be a perfect father but you'll try to be. that's what's important. thousands of years of evolution gave you the basics. you'll be fine :)

Q. Hey Guys !! how are you all? i hope you feel fine because weekend is coming !!!! you all out there have a splendid time and the most important thing is to be healthy ! so take care and have a great weekend ! love you all !!!

A. thanks macboy. I hope you have a great weekend as well.

Q. Hello Community ! great weekend head of us , i hope everyone is feeling great and they are healthy and let us all have a great weekend , and a safe weekend ! Take Care !

A. thanks you too. take care and be safe.

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to actively support efforts to pass legislation that would benefit immigrants enrolled in DACA and for those who may be affected to hope for the best but be prepared for the worst.
Don't just plonk them near the fence and hope for the best. Most bushes need a hole about 2ft in all directions, a third filled with good well-composted manure.
"You just had to shout your lines and hope for the best."
Come election day, we cross our fingers, whisper a silent prayer, make our choice, and hope for the best.
We'll just have to cross our fingers and hope for the best."
For seasons now - and that includes the one just gone - the plan has been to defend with every player in their own half, get a breakaway goal, defend again and hope for the best.
I see things I like for the garden and buy them from garden centres and just hope for the best. So far I've been successful.
We can only hope for the best, but won't know the full extent of the injury until it's been properly examined.'
Hibs boss Bobby Williamson said : 'You just have to shuffle your players about and hope for the best.
I can just hope for the best. I hurt the knee again when I landed heavily after a challenge and what I need is a rest to cure the problem.''
Unlike the current national draw where players buy a ticket and hope for the best, the Postcode Lottery relies on subscriptions.
I doubt if anyone can give an affirmative answer straight away, so we can only hope for the best. It all depends on the players on the pitch at Stamford Bridge tonight and we can just simply say ``Let's see how it goes''.

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