AATS=American Association for Thoracic Surgery; ACC=American College of Cardiology; ACCF=American College of Cardiology Foundation; ACP=American College of Physicians; ACS=acute coronary syndrome; AHA=American Heart Association; ASA=American Stroke Association; CABG=coronary artery bypass graft; MI=myocardial infarction; NSTE=non-ST-segment elevation; NSTEMI=non-ST-elevation myocardial infarction; PCI=percutaneous coronary intervention; PCNA=Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association; SCAI=Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions; STEMI=ST-elevation myocardial infarction; STS=Society of Thoracic Surgeons; TIA=transient ischemic attack.
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