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Author Institute of Medicine (U.S.)

Title Acute Myocardial Infarction : Setting Priorities for Effectiveness Research
Published Washington : National Academies Press, 1990


Description 1 online resource (72 pages)
Contents Acute Myocardial Infarction: -- Copyright -- Acknowledgments -- Contents -- Summary -- Introduction -- EFFECTIVENESS INITIATIVE -- THE IOM CLINICAL WORKSHOP -- CONDITION-SPECIFIC RESEARCH WORKSHOPS -- Purpose -- Research Workshop Committee -- The Knowledge Base for Key Clinical Issues in Acute Myocardial Infraction -- ETIOLOGY -- EPIDEMIOLOGY -- DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT -- Prehospital Care -- Emergency Room Care -- Coronary Care Unit -- Hospital Care -- Posthospital Care -- THERAPEUTIC OPTIONS -- Pharmacologic Therapy -- Invasive Procedures
RehabilitationFactors Important for the Selection of Key Patient Management Issues and Related Research Activities -- SELECTING PATIENT MANAGEMENT ISSUES -- SELECTING RESEARCH TOPICS AND ACTIVITIES -- Content, Conduct, and Use of Research -- Data Issues -- Key Patient Management Topics for Effectiveness Research in Acute Myocardial Infraction -- PRELIMINARY DISCUSSION AND SELECTION OF MAJOR TOPICS -- SUMMARY OF RECOMMENDATIONS -- METHODS ISSUES -- Improvement of Clinical Information in HCFA Data Bases -- Improvement of Risk Stratification Methods
Definition of OutcomesExamination of Variations in the Patterns of Care and Use of Treatment Modalities in Different Settings -- PATIENT MANAGEMENT TOPICS -- Selection of Diagnostic Tests and Therapeutic Procedures -- Selection of Pharmacologic Therapies -- Use of Diagnostic Tests and Guidelines to Stratify Risk and Guide Treatment -- Conclusions -- Bibliography -- CLINICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY -- OTHER PUBLICATIONS RELATED TO ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION -- OTHER MATERIALS -- PUBLICATIONS RELATED TO HEALTH STATUS -- Appendix A Background and Conduct of the Workshop
STRUCTURE OF THE WORKSHOPBACKGROUND READINGS -- HCFA DATA -- Medicare/Medicaid Decision Support System -- Basic Record Groups -- Acquiring Additional Clinical and Outcomes Data -- Acute Myocardial Infarction Analyses Illustrating the Use of Medicare Data -- HOMEWORK EXERCISE
Notes English
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Subject Myocardial infarction -- Treatment -- Research
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases.
Medical care.
Coronary heart disease.
Health planning.
Blood-vessels -- Diseases.
Heart -- Diseases.
Myocardial infarction.
Delivery of Health Care
Myocardial Ischemia
Health Planning
Health Care Economics and Organizations
Vascular Diseases
Health Care Quality, Access, and Evaluation
Heart Diseases
Cardiovascular Diseases
Health Priorities
Myocardial Infarction
Patient Care
Myocardial infarction
Medical care
Heart -- Diseases
Health planning
Coronary heart disease
Blood-vessels -- Diseases
Cardiovascular system -- Diseases
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780309582940