The Beta Carotene and Retinol Efficacy Trial (CARET), funded by the National Institutes of Health, was halted early because of this finding (SN: 1/27/96, p.
What does CARET stand for?
CARET stands for Beta Carotene and Retinol Efficacy Trial
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We have 4 other meanings of CARET in our Acronym Attic
- Communities Against a Radioactive Environment (Livermore, CA)
- Community Assessment of Renewable Energy and Sustainability (various locations)
- Comprehensive Assistance and Re-Employment Services (Ocala, FL)
- Computation & Research Evaluation System
- Conservation Applicant Referral Evaluation System
- Coordinated Access to the Research and Extension System
- County Alliance for Responsible Environmental Stewardship
- Cratering and Related Effects Simulation
- Cupertino Amateur Radio Emergency Service
- Creating Aesthetically Resonant Environments in Sound (European Community)
- Center for Advanced Research of Energy Technology (est. 1994; Japan)
- Center for Agrarian Reform, Empowerment and Transformation (Philippines)
- Centre for Applied Research in Educational Technologies (Cambridge University, UK)
- Commercial Applications Research for Extra-Terrestrial Technology (fictitious unidentified flying object research group)
- Council for Agricultural Research, Extension and Teaching (national grassroots organization)
- Central Atlantic Regional Ecological Test Site
- California Authority of Racing Fairs
- Campaign Against Racism & Fascism (UK)
- Canadian Amateur Radio Federation
- Cancer Aid and Research Fund
Samples in periodicals archive:
The other study, the Beta Carotene and Retinol Efficacy Trial, or CARET, tested both beta carotene, in a dose of 30 milligrams a day, and vitamin A, in a daily dose of 25,000 international units.
The Beta Carotene and Retinol Efficacy Trial (CARET) included 14,254 current and former smokers and 4,060 men exposed to asbestos.