Abbreviations Used in Chapter 10

ACCAmerican College of Cardiology
ACSacute coronary syndrome
ADVANCEAction in Diabetes and Vascular Disease: Preterax and Diamicron Modified Release Controlled Evaluation
AFatrial fibrillation
AHAAmerican Heart Association
AHRQAgency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AMIacute myocardial infarction
ARICAtherosclerosis Risk in Communities
BMIbody mass index
BPblood pressure
BRFSSBehavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
CDCCenters for Disease Control and Prevention
CHDcoronary heart disease
CHSCardiovascular Health Study
CIconfidence interval
CVDcardiovascular disease
DCCTDiabetes Control and Complications Trial
DMdiabetes mellitus
EDemergency department
EDICEpidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications Study
ESRDend-stage renal disease
EVERESTEfficacy of Vasopressin Antagonism in Heart Failure Outcome Study With Tolvaptan
FHSFramingham Heart Study
HbA1chemoglobin A1c
HCHS/SOLHispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos
HDheart disease
HFheart failure
HRhazard ratio
ICD-9International Classification of Diseases, 9th Revision
ICD-10International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
IDDMinsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus
LDL-Clow-density lipoprotein cholesterol
MESAMulti-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis
MImyocardial infarction
NCHSNational Center for Health Statistics
NHnon-Hispanic
NHANESNational Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
NHDSNational Hospital Discharge Survey
NHISNational Health Interview Survey
NHLBINational Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute
NRMINational Registry of Myocardial Infarction
NSTEMInon–ST-segment–elevation myocardial infarction
ORodds ratio
PAphysical activity
PADperipheral artery disease
PARpopulation attributable risk
RRrelative risk
SBPsystolic blood pressure
SEARCHSearch for Diabetes in Youth Study
STEMIST-segment–elevation myocardial infarction
TCtotal cholesterol
TIMIThrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction
TODAYTreatment Options for Type 2 Diabetes in Adolescents and Youth
TRIUMPHTranslational Research Investigating Underlying Disparities in Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients’ Health Status
UAunstable angina