Identifying patients at risk of cardiovascular disease: a pharmacist-managed screening event

Source: Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 2009, 49 (4) p. 549-553

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Date of publication: July, 2009

Publication type: Journal article

In a nutshell: A community pharmacy managed a risk-screening programme for cardiovascular disease, which was co-ordinated by a health benefit consulting company. The pharmacist-managed screening programme was found to be a useful tool for identifying participants who were at risk from cardiovascular disease. These at-risk patients could then be asked to participate in a cardiovascular risk management service.

Length of publication: 5 pages

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