ACAS

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ACAS

(ˈeɪkæs) or

Acas

(in Britain) n acronym for
(Law) Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration Service
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ACAS

[ˈeɪkæs] N ABBR (Brit) =Advisory Conciliation and Arbitration ServiceIMAC m
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1993; Executive Committee for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study 1995; Mayberg, Wilson, Yatsu, et al.
Blum C, Nelson JJ, Chambless L, Toole J, for the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study Investigators: Baseline silent cerebral infarction in the asymptomatic carotid atherosclerosis study.
This conclusion is supported by the results of the recently completed Veterans Administration Cooperative Study of carotid endarterectomy for asymptomatic stenosis, which found no difference over 7 years of follow-up between medically and surgically treated groups in incidence of stroke or death.[47] Another multicenter prospective study, the Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study Group trial, is still in progress.[48]

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