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ACE Angiotensin converting enzyme
ACEI Angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitor
AEMPS Agencia Española del Medicamento y Productos Sanitarios
AMI Acute myocardial infarction ASA Acetyl Salicylic Acid BP Blood Pressure
CABG Coronary Artery Bypass Graft
CHF Congestive Heart failure
cLDL Low density lipoprotein cholesterol
COLD Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
CRF Case Report Form
CVD Cardiovascular Diseases
DBP Diastolic Blood Pressure
DBR Data Blind Review
DES Drug Eluting Stent
ECRIN European Clinical Research Infrastructures Network
EQ-5D European Quality of Life-5 Dimensions
FDA Food and Drug Administration
FDC Fixed-dose combination
GCP Good Clinical Practice
ICER Incremental Cost- Effectiveness Ratio
ICF Informed Consent Forms
ICPC International Cooperation Partner Countries
IMP Investigational Medicinal Product
MI Myocardial infarction
NYHC New York Heart Association Classification PE Physical Examination
PTCA Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty
QALY Quality Adjusted Life Year
QoL Quality of Life
RTD Research and Technology Development
SAE Serious Adverse Event
SAQ ardiovascular functional status questionnaire
SAP Statistical Analysis Plan
SBP Systolic Blood Pressure 
SD Standard deviation
SME Small- and Medium sized Entreprise
SOP Standard Operating Procedures
S/T Scientific / Technical
WHO Word Health Organization
WHO/HAI Word Health Organization/Health Action International
WP Workpackage 
 

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