Accession Number:

ADA556356

Title:

Preventive Cardiology Clinic: An Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Approach to Risk Factor Modification

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON DC MILITARY HEALTH SYSTEM

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2011-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

A multi-disciplinary approach and patientcentered design enhances participation and optimizes success. PCC demonstrated improved identification and screening of patients, improved implementation of preventive therapies and achievement of goals and improved quality of life. This concept could be replicated using existing resources in most military treatment facilities.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE