Biochemical
and Bioimaging Endpoints in Cardiocerebrovascular Diagnosis,
Prevention, Therapy and Drug Development

GLOSSARY

To
facilitate the dialogue among the multidisciplinary scientists,
definition of the acronyms and of more specialized terms have been
reported.
Every amendment is welcome.

By: Andrea P. Peracino
Stefano Bellosta
Nicola Ferri
Riccardo Roggeri

The Confidence level - Cl - is the probability value (1 - alfa) associated with a confidence interval. It is often expressed as a percentage. For example, say alfa= 0.05 = 5% , then confidence level = (1-0.05) = 0.95, that is, a 95% confidence level.