TITLE

Overcoming clinical inertia in the management of hypertension

AUTHOR(S)
Salisbury, Chris; Fahey, Tom
PUB. DATE
April 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/25/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 9, p1285
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents a commentary on the study "Effect of Nurse-Directed Hypertension Treatment Among First Nations People With Existing Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus: The Diabetes Risk Evaluation and Microalbuminuria (DREAM 3) Randomized Controlled Trial," by Tobe and colleagues. Definition of the term clinical inertia; Cost-effective way to treat chronic conditions; Treatment received by First Nations people suffering from hypertension and type 2 diabetes.
ACCESSION #
21062566

 

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