Disease Management Digest, December 15, 2011
December 15, 2011 Volume VIII, Issue 22

  1. U.S. Healthcare System Could Save Billions with Disease Registries

  2. Elderly Receiving Too Many Cancer Screenings Despite Guidelines

  3. New Table: Top 2012 Trends for Hospitals and Health Systems

  4. Chronic Pain in Children, Adolescents Becoming More Common

  5. Blood Pressure Medicines Reduce Stroke Risk in Prehypertension Patients

  6. Q&A: How Can the ED Reduce Heart Failure Admissions and Readmissions?
    (open access until December 21.)

  7. Most Cancer-Related Blood Clots Occur in Outpatients

  8. Do ADHD Medications Raise Risk of Serious CVD Events in Youth?

  9. HealthSounds Podcast: Identifying Functional Decline in Chronic Care Patients to Reduce Preventable Healthcare Utilization

  10. Panel Endorses Active Monitoring for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer

  11. 5 Rules for Engaging Employees in Health and Wellness Programs

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© 2011 Disease Management Digest by Healthcare Intelligence Network.
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Publisher: Melanie Matthews, mmatthews@hin.com

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