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What does ACC stand for?

ACC stands for American College of Cardiology

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While there's no question that women with diabetes should take a daily, low-dose aspirin, a study presented at the American College of Cardiology meeting and published in the New England Journal of Medicine in March found that low-dose aspirin did not appear to prevent first heart attacks in healthy women ages 45 to 65, although it did significantly reduce their risk of ischemic stroke.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Results of a clinical study published in the February 13, 2007, edition of the Journal of American College of Cardiology (JACC), show that hospitalized heart failure patients receiving a unique and simplified form of ultrafiltration therapy (Aquapheresis[TM]) as part of their care lost more weight, experienced greater net fluid loss, and had fewer rehospitalizations than patients treated primarily with intravenous diuretics.
The American College of Cardiology (ACC), a 33,000-member nonprofit professional medical society and teaching institution, is the leading organization dedicated to being an advocate for quality cardiovascular care -- through education, research promotion, development and application of standards and guidelines -- and to influencing health care policy.