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Outcomes of treatment for hepatitis C virus infection by primary care providers.
BACKGROUND The Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) model was developed to improve access to care for underserved populations with complex health problems such as hepatitis C virusExpand
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Pre-exercise glycerol hydration improves cycling endurance time.
The effects of glycerol ingestion (GEH) on hydration and subsequent cycle ergometer submaximal load exercise were examined in well conditioned subjects. We hypothesized that GEH would reduceExpand
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Expanding access to hepatitis C virus treatment—Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) project: Disruptive innovation in specialty care
The Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes (ECHO) Model was developed by the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center as a platform to deliver complex specialty medical care toExpand
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Factors affecting diabetes knowledge in Type 2 diabetic veterans
Aims/hypothesisTo describe the clinical, psychological and social factors affecting diabetes knowledge of veterans with established Type 2 diabetes.MethodsWe conducted an observational study of 284Expand
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Right ventricular performance in septic shock: a combined radionuclide and hemodynamic study.
Twenty-five patients with septic shock underwent simultaneous radionuclide ventriculography and right heart catheterization to clarify the role of the right ventricle in this syndrome. A depressedExpand
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Partnering urban academic medical centers and rural primary care clinicians to provide complex chronic disease care.
Many of the estimated thirty-two million Americans expected to gain coverage under the Affordable Care Act are likely to have high levels of unmet need because of various chronic illnesses and toExpand
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Step-down management of gastroesophageal reflux disease.
BACKGROUND & AIMS As the economic burden of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is largely weighted to maintenance as opposed to initial therapy, switching from more potent to less expensiveExpand
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Intensified blood glucose monitoring improves glycemic control in stable, insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes: the Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES).
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of intensified self-monitored blood glucose (SMBG) testing on glycemic control. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Subjects with stable, insulin-treated type 2 diabetesExpand
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Colorectal cancer screening adherence is higher with fecal immunochemical tests than guaiac-based fecal occult blood tests: a randomized, controlled trial.
OBJECTIVES Determine whether colorectal cancer screening adherence is greater with fecal immunochemical tests (FIT) or guaiac-based fecal occult blood tests (gFOBT). METHODS We used electronicExpand
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A probabilistic model for predicting hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus: The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES).
BACKGROUND To develop and validate a method for estimating hypoglycemia risk in stable, insulin-treated subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus. METHODS Subjects (n = 195) monitored their bloodExpand
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