and 6.9% with benefits in microvascular disease and no harm seen in cardiovascular outcomes. ... Measurement of waist circumference in the clinical setting is rarely done, but it should be,” said James Rosenzweig, MD, guidelines chair and director of
Our jobs are multidimensional. Some patients require diagnosis; some require disease management; some need pep talks; some need referrals.
While highly effective generics provide low-cost options for chronic disease management, they are not always factored into cost analyses, and are sometimes viewed with concerns about their safety and efficacy. ... The Harvard team revisited a 2008 study
This approach requires a clear definition of the role of the inpatient physician in chronic disease management. ... Determining whether acute control of chronic disease benefits the patient’s near-term health is essential.
care, we're really not doing chronic disease management justice.”. ... Dr. Wakeman likened the epidemic of opioid addiction to HIV, another disease that was once given insufficient attention.
A significant number of patients with chronic sinusitis can have aspirin-exacerbated respiratory disease. ... The diagnosis and management of sinusitis: a practice parameter update. J Allergy Clin Immunol.
In fact, "disease management" clinics for anticoagulation are common amongst group practices because of the significant liability issues. ... Protocol based therapy and dedicated management teams improve outcomes for patients on anticoagulation with
system that focuses more on disease management than disease prevention.
I can teach someone to how to manage a disease: Take history, do an exam, maybe do some tests, decide on treatment. ... It puts the patient at the heart of our care, instead of the disease: To date, disease management strategies & algorithms rarely
decade. Image by iStock. “This is chronic disease management,” said Timothy Wilt, MD, MPH, MACP, a professor of medicine at the Minneapolis Veterans Affairs Health Care System. ... Alsabeh said. Or a patient's mindset might shift after a loved one