Achieving Cholesterol Management Goals: Identifying Clinician-Centered Challenges to Optimal Patient Care

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/622838
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Presentation
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Achieving Cholesterol Management Goals: Identifying Clinician-Centered Challenges to Optimal Patient Care
Other Titles:
Global Cardiovascular Health
Author(s):
Hajj, Jihane
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Eta Beta
Author Details:
Jihane Hajj, DrNP, Nursing, Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA
Abstract:

Optimal cholesterol lowering is still a challenge and many clinicians are unsuccessful in achieving this target. This study examined the practices of clinicians in regard to their adherence to nationally recognized guidelines for decreasing cardiovascular risk. A great percentage of high risk patients failed to achieve the cholesterol goal.

Keywords:
Cholesterol Management; Clinician's Adherence; Guidelines
Repository Posting Date:
27-Sep-2017
Date of Publication:
27-Sep-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17H20
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
Note:
Items submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.

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dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePresentationen
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleAchieving Cholesterol Management Goals: Identifying Clinician-Centered Challenges to Optimal Patient Careen_US
dc.title.alternativeGlobal Cardiovascular Healthen
dc.contributor.authorHajj, Jihaneen
dc.contributor.departmentEta Betaen
dc.author.detailsJihane Hajj, DrNP, Nursing, Widener University, Chester, Pennsylvania, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/622838-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>Optimal cholesterol lowering is still a challenge and many clinicians are unsuccessful in achieving this target. This study examined the practices of clinicians in regard to their adherence to nationally recognized guidelines for decreasing cardiovascular risk. A great percentage of high risk patients failed to achieve the cholesterol goal.</span></p>en
dc.subjectCholesterol Managementen
dc.subjectClinician's Adherenceen
dc.subjectGuidelinesen
dc.date.available2017-09-27T17:38:50Z-
dc.date.issued2017-09-27-
dc.date.accessioned2017-09-27T17:38:50Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
dc.description.noteItems submitted to a conference/event were evaluated/peer-reviewed at the time of abstract submission to the event. No other peer-review was provided prior to submission to the Henderson Repository, unless otherwise noted.-
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