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Guidelines for Drug Therapy of Hypertension: Closing the Loop
Hypertension is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Evidence-based guidelines support the use of specific drugs for patients with specific comorbidities to maximize the decrease in cardiovascular risk; yet, many physicians do not follow these guidelines in choosing drug therapy.
Stanford is currently not accepting patients for this trial.
US Department of Veterans Affairs
Collaborator: Stanford University
- Procedure: Computer generated statements about guideline concordance of drug therapy deliver to clinicians
Subjects were primary care clinicians, both physicians and nurse practitioners, at a large
VA medical center. Patients were not subjects in this study.
Ages Eligible for Study
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Genders Eligible for Study