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

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

Summary

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

Conditions

Diabetes

Intervention

Counseling, Interactive Education, Group Support, Pharmacologic case management

Location

Providence VAMC
Providence
Rhode Island
United States
02908

Status

Active, not recruiting

Source

Providence VA Medical Center

Results (where available)

View Results

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

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