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Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach for the Hypertension Care Cascade

2019-09-18 03:27:37 | BioPortfolio

Summary

As undiagnosed and untreated hypertension is one of the largest drivers of cardiovascular disease in sub-Saharan Africa approaches are needed to optimize the hypertension care cascade. The HIV treatment platform in low and middle income countries provides a robust, scalable foundation to address other chronic care priorities, such as hypertension. This proposal will evaluate an evidence-based intervention designed to improve chronic care services (the Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach (SAIA)) for hypertension detection and management in people living with HIV, and will build evidence on how to achieve rapid, sustainable and scalable improvements in services that can dramatically improve population health in resource-limited countries.

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Conditions

HIV/AIDS

Intervention

Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach for Hypertension Screening and Treatment Optimization

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Not yet recruiting

Source

University of Washington

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