Strategies to Maintain Cardiac Risk Control After Discharge From Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Clinic

2014-08-27 03:43:16 | BioPortfolio


The purpose of this study is to determine whether a combined behavioral and pharmacological intervention provided by a multidisciplinary team will further reduce LDL-C, smoking, BP and Hb-A1C in diabetic patients with A1c between 7% and 9% when compared to usual care.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Control: Active Control, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment




Counseling, Interactive Education, Group Support, Pharmacologic case management


Providence VAMC
Rhode Island
United States


Active, not recruiting


Providence VA Medical Center

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:43:16-0400

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