Review of Cardiovascular Disease Programs

1. Abbreviations

Abbreviations - Review of Cardiovascular Disease Programs

Page last updated: 03 May 2012

ACSQHC Australian Commission for Safety and Quality in Health Care
AFRM Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine
AGPN Australian General Practice Network
AIHW Australian Institute of Health and Welfare
ASC Australian Stroke Coalition
AWASH Australian Division of World Action on Salt and Health
CARPA Central Australian Rural Practitioners Associaion
CVD cardiovascular disease
DoHA Department of Health and Ageing
ECG electrocardiogram
EHR electronic health record
GDP gross domestic product
KPI Key performance indicators
NEHTA National e-Health Transition Authority
NHF National Heart Foundation
NHMRC National Health and Medical Research Council
NICS National Institute of Clinical Studies
NIRA National Indigenous Reform Agreement
NP National Partnership
NSF National Stroke Foundation
OECD Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
RACGP Royal Australian College of General Practictioners
SES Socioeconomic status
TIA transient ischaemic attack
WHO World Health Organization