Reducing Cardiometabolic Risk and Promoting Functional Health in Older Adults With Obesity and Prediabetes

2018-04-24 11:30:14 | BioPortfolio

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

A facility set up for the purpose of handling large volumes of telephone calls. Call Centers typically utilize some form of computer automation for receiving, dispatching, screening, logging and forwarding telephone calls.

Visits to the patient's home by professional personnel for the purpose of diagnosis and/or treatment.

A type of automatic, not reentrant, ectopic ventricular rhythm with episodes lasting from a few seconds to a minute which usually occurs in patients with acute myocardial infarction or with DIGITALIS toxicity. The ventricular rate is faster than normal but slower than tachycardia, with an upper limit of 100 -120 beats per minute. Suppressive therapy is rarely necessary.

Systems used to prompt or aid the memory. The systems can be computerized reminders, color coding, telephone calls, or devices such as letters and postcards.

Professionals responsible for relaying calls for the deployment of EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES.

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