EBCT


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AcronymDefinition
EBCTElectron Beam Computed Tomography
EBCTEmpty Bed Contact Time (liquid phase carbon application design variable)
EBCTEmpresa Brasileira de Correios e Telégrafos (Portugese: Brazilian Mail and Telegraph Company)
EBCTEvaluation Brigade Combat Team
EBCTExperimental Brigade Combat Team
EBCTExtended Battlefield Contact Team
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Reddy concluded, "At low to moderate pretest probabilities, EBCT is the most cost-effective test for detecting coronary artery disease, and it detects almost all cases.
Experts in the field of cardiology and EBCT reported on the latest clinical and research applications of Imatron's electron beam technology, primarily in the area of cardiac imaging.
Entretanto, a Corte Constitucional nao vislumbrou em seu julgado possivel ofensa ao principio da livre concorrencia pela EBCT que tambem explora o segmento economico de entrega de pacotes em concorrencia com diversas empresas privadas.
5] Nonstandard abbreviations: GDF-15, growth differentiation factor 15; CHD, coronary heart disease; DHS, Dallas Heart Study; CVD, cardiovascular disease; MI, myocardial infarction; CHF, congestive heart failure; EBCT, electron beam computed tomography; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; CAC, coronary artery calcium; LV, left ventricular; LVEF, LV ejection fraction; ICD-10, International Classification of Diseases, Revision 10; hsCRP, high-sensitivity C-reactive protein; NT-proBNP, N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide; cTnT, cardiac troponin T; CKD, chronic kidney disease; IDI, integrated discrimination index; NRI, net reclassification index; IQR, interquartile range; HR, hazard ratio; GRACE, Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events.
They were coached briefly on the testing procedure, answering method, and how to get AE feedback on each CBT systems before taking the EBCT.
extensive (sometimes excessive) testing of body systems (using MRI, PET, CT and EBCT scanning); and
25) The Army has since renamed the EBCT the Army Evaluation Task Force (AETF), and has capped the unit at no more than 1,000 soldiers.
Fort Bliss will also witness the official stand-up of the FCS EBCT in March of next year, with the unit slowly expanding from 200 soldiers by the end of next summer to a total of 937 soldiers by September 2008.
The EBCT will take the spin out products through all the testing and evaluation events leading to a production decision.
Cardiac catheterization, EBCT, multidetector row CT (MDCT) and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging are all currently used.
The EBCT, which will be created from a 1st Armored Division heavy brigade combat team, will be ready to begin FCS evaluation in June 2007.