The Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT) is a large, double-blind prospective trial that also has cardiac events as primary end points.
What does TACT stand for?
TACT stands for Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (NCCAM and NHLBI study)
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We have 56 other meanings of TACT in our Acronym Attic
- Texas Alternative Center for Teachers (Mission, TX)
- Text Analysis Computing Tools
- The A Consulting Team, Inc. (consulting, software development, and training; New York City)
- The Air Cargo Tariff (shipping)
- Thumb Area Community Theatre (Sebewaing, Michigan)
- Tokyo Air Cargo City Terminal (Japan)
- Total Audit Concept Technique (DCAA)
- Total Average Cycle Time
- Transmission Automatique des Conditions de Trafic
- Transonic Aircraft Technology
- Tuned Aperture Computed Tomography
- Tulsa Area Community Theatre Alliance (Oklahoma)
- Tactical Towed Array System
- Tactical Towed-Array Sonar
- Tactical Towed-Array Sonar System
- Tactical Tower Array Surveillance System
- Trustees Association of Community and Technical Colleges (Washington)
- Tactical Communications
- Texas Administrators of Continuing Education
- Texas Association of College Technical Educators
Samples in periodicals archive:
editor of the Medscape Journal of Medicine and former editor of JAMA, facilitated the publishing of an "original article" entitled, "Why the NIH Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT) Should Be Abandoned," authored by Kimball C.
To determine whether chelation therapy is effective and safe for heart disease, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute at the NIH launched the first large-scale, multicenter, placebo-controlled study--the Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT).