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Best

(best),
Franz, German pathologist, 1878-1920. See: Best disease, Best carmine stain.

BEST

Abbreviation for:
bedside evaluation and screening test (aphasia)
Belief Excellence Success & Trust Programme (Medspeak-UK)
Balloon Equivalent to Stent Study
Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial
Bolus dose-Escalation Study of Tissue-type plasminogen activator
Bucindolol Evaluation Survival Trial (BEST)

BEST

Cardiology A clinical trial–Beta-blocker Evaluation of Survival Trial–on the effect of adding bucindolol-Bextra to standard therapy on mortality in Pts with CHF; BEST was conducted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH and the VA
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After taking a 2-0 lead in the best of five semi-final, Dunthorne then clinched a final spot for the third year in succession by compiling a stunning 75 break to complete the whitewash.
Instead of a set being best of three games (21 points up) games will from Monday be decided by the best of five games (11points up).
The championships will be the first of the ETTA Grand Prix series to use the larger 40mm ball, which came into force in England on July 1, as well as the new experimental scoring system of the best of five games up to 11 points, as opposed to the best of three games up to 21.