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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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Hopefully, he hasn't taken too much out of himself and we will see if he's all right.
It's the last game of the season and we should give these young players a chance to show what they can do, and hopefully put themselves in the frame to be part of the club's future.
Hopefully, I can get on the bench for the next game and then maybe get on and make an impact and maybe score.
"They've got a pretty impressive record but hopefully we can turn it on on the day and get the win over them.
"I do dedicate my life to football and hopefully that will be enough for the manager to see.
"It was important to get back on a winning streak and hopefully it can continue."
He said: "He's an inspirational manager who hopefully can get the best out of the players we have.
"Hopefully that will do the job as we've a busy week with Cheltenham and Ayr to look forward to.
I can personally remember at least six, but hopefully the club continues after they have gone.
"Each resident could have their own phone and hook into the Internet hopefully by (July)," Roque says.
Hopefully labor negotiations don't have to be a company's focal point.