APPENDIX D
ACRONYM LIST


AAF

Alcohol-attributable fraction

ACLS

Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study

ARDI

Alcohol-related Disease Impact


BFMI

Body Fat Mass Index

BMI

Body Mass Index

BRFSS

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System


CAUSE

Confidence, Awareness, Understanding, Satisfaction, Enactment

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CHD

Coronary Heart Disease

CPS

Cancer Prevention Study


DALYs

Disability-adjusted life years

DSM-IV

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, 4th Edition


FFMI

Fat-free Mass Index


HALYs

Health-adjusted life years

HRQOL

Health-related quality of life

HUI

Health Utilities Index


ICD

International Classification of Diseases

IOM

Institute of Medicine


LDL

Low-density Lipoprotein


MEPS

Medical Expenditure Panel Survey


NHANES

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

NHIS

National Health Interview Survey


PAF

Population Attributable Fraction

PKU

Phenylketonuria


QALYs

Quality-adjusted Life Years


RR

Relative Risk


SAMMEC

Smoking-Attributable Mortality, Morbidity, and Economic Costs

SBP

Systolic Blood Pressure


WHO

World Health Organization


YHLs

Years of Healthy Life

YPLL

Years of Productive Life Lost



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Estimating the Contributions of Lifestyle-Related Factors to Preventable Death: A Workshop Summary APPENDIX D ACRONYM LIST AAF Alcohol-attributable fraction ACLS Aerobics Center Longitudinal Study ARDI Alcohol-related Disease Impact BFMI Body Fat Mass Index BMI Body Mass Index BRFSS Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System CAUSE Confidence, Awareness, Understanding, Satisfaction, Enactment CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CHD Coronary Heart Disease CPS Cancer Prevention Study DALYs Disability-adjusted life years DSM-IV Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, 4th Edition FFMI Fat-free Mass Index HALYs Health-adjusted life years HRQOL Health-related quality of life HUI Health Utilities Index ICD International Classification of Diseases IOM Institute of Medicine LDL Low-density Lipoprotein MEPS Medical Expenditure Panel Survey NHANES National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey NHIS National Health Interview Survey PAF Population Attributable Fraction PKU Phenylketonuria QALYs Quality-adjusted Life Years RR Relative Risk SAMMEC Smoking-Attributable Mortality, Morbidity, and Economic Costs SBP Systolic Blood Pressure WHO World Health Organization YHLs Years of Healthy Life YPLL Years of Productive Life Lost

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