Disease Management Digest, January 26, 2012
January 26, 2012 Volume VIII, Issue 28


  1. Many Cancer Patients Continue to Smoke After Being Diagnosed

  2. Large Decline in Lower-Limb Amputations Among U.S. Diabetic Adults

  3. New Chart: Who Belongs on the Medical Home Team?

  4. School Obesity Programs May Promote Worrisome Eating Behaviors, Physical Activity in Kids

  5. Delirium After Stroke Linked to Poorer Outcomes for Patients

  6. Q&A: What Is The Role of The Patient Care Team in an ACO?
    (Open access until February 1.)

  7. Diabetics Using Lifestyle Counseling in Primary Care Settings Reach Treatment Goals Quickly

  8. Keeping Brain Sharp, Active May Ward Off Alzheimer's

  9. HealthSounds Video: Using Patient Registries to Improve Healthcare Quality

  10. Women Feel More Pain Than Men in Certain Disease Categories

  11. HRHC Diabetes Collaborative Relies on Tiered Care Management, Registries

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