ORLANDO – Barber/pharmacist partnerships helped African American men dramatically improve their blood pressure, compared with men who had no...
Primary care physicians are happy with their own goals.
The hazard ratio for all-cause mortality fell to 0.504 after 3 years of the intervention.
Aspirin use dampened the rise in early-onset strokes seen after preeclampsia.
Heart failure in the presence of type 2 diabetes has a 5-year survival rate on par with some of the worst diseases.
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A long-term follow-up study of bariatric surgery patients revealed complication risks.
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Black and American Indian/Alaska Native adults most likely to have multiple chronic health conditions.
Systems of care, like the VA and Kaiser Permanente, are reaching hypertension control rates of more than 90%.
The guidelines include strong recommendation for using a team-based approach for managing hypertension.
At Kaiser, hypertension treatment decisions are based on observed, single measurements, often without rest.