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Secondary Care - Prescribing Lifestyle Adjustments for Cardiovascular Health (S-PLAC 2)

2019-10-15 11:11:32 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Prescribing lifestyle changes to patients who have cardiovascular disease (CVD) may be an extremely cost effective mechanism of improving health individually and for the NHS. Positive lifestyle changes such as improved diet, increased physical activity, quitting smoking and reducing alcohol consumption have been proven to reform the health status of individuals with CVD. S-PLAC 2 is a phase II study to determine the efficacy of a lifestyle prescription (L℞) in patients and healthcare practitioners in a secondary care setting (i.e. hospital clinics/wards).

Study Design

Conditions

Cardiovascular Diseases

Intervention

Lifestyle Prescription (LRx)

Location

University of South Wales
Pontypridd
United Kingdom

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of South Wales

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-10-15T11:11:32-0400

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