Kullgren, a research scientist at the VA Center for Clinical Management Research, part of the VA Ann Arbor Healthcare System in Michigan.
Health care providers can and should take a bigger role in obesity and lifestyle counseling, according to a slew of 4 cardiovascular guidelines released Tuesday. ... While some patients will still need medications to manage blood pressure and cholesterol,
Patients can then participate in weight loss programs or walking or running events or work with a nurse or dietitian to get coaching on lifestyle issues. ... For example, Dr. Record trained RNs to help co-manage patients with chronic conditions like high
So does a frequently cited Finnish study, which uses a combination strategy including diet, exercise, and vascular management in an effort to stave off dementia.
The 2013 AHA/ACC Guideline on Lifestyle Management to Reduce Cardiovascular Risk, published in the July 1, 2014, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, cites insufficient evidence for supporting limited ... Guidelines. 2013 AHA/ACC guideline on
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