Disease Management Digest, January 31, 2013
January 31, 2013  Volume IX, Issue 27


  1. Blood Pressure, Cholesterol Higher Priorities than Blood Sugar in Preventing Diabetes-Related Heart Disease

  2. Lung Cancer Death Risk Increased Dramatically Among Female Smokers in Recent Decades

  3. New Chart: Top 5 Medical Home Strategies for Patient Engagement

  4. New National Campaign to Help Bystanders Recognize, Respond to Stroke Warning Signs F.A.S.T.

  5. ICUs for Newborns in Nine States See Sharp Drop in Bloodstream Infections

  6. Q&A: Are You Successfully Using Telehealth in Diabetes Management?

  7. Cardiac Disease Linked to Higher Risk of Mental Impairment, Mayo Clinic Finds

  8. HealthSounds Podcast: Health and Wellness Incentives — Positioning for Outcome-Based Rewards

  9. Maternal Inflammation During Pregnancy May Increase Autism Risk in Children

  10. Could Less Invasive Treatment Improve Survival in Early Stage Breast Cancer?

  11. Meet Healthcare Case Manager Patti Tipton: Former Air Force RN Empowers Patients On the Ground

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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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