Cardiovascular Health

Recent Articles

Jul 03, 2018

A system-level quality improvement initiative achieved BP control within three office visits for nearly 1,700 patients with persistently uncontrolled hypertension. Find out how.

Jun 29, 2018

Physicians leading the ENCOURAGE trial are using reminders and other patient interactions to help patients adhere to their medication regimens. Here is how “nudges” can help improve medication adherence.

Jun 21, 2018

Automated home BP devices can help boost hypertension control, but physicians lack access to proper clinical validation information for these devices.

Jun 17, 2018

AMA member Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, MPA, rejoices in her patients’ victories, but she does not lose sight of the millions struggling with obesity.

Jun 09, 2018

James L. Madara, MD, tells delegates how the AMA’s strategy is built around the changing needs of patients and incorporates physician perspective into new technology.