Closing the treatment gap: in the community and at hospital discharge.

@article{Greenland1996ClosingTT,
  title={Closing the treatment gap: in the community and at hospital discharge.},
  author={Philip Greenland},
  journal={The American journal of medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={101 4A},
  pages={4A76S-78S}
}
Although most physicians agree on the value of risk reduction in patients with cardiovascular disease, preventive strategies are not being implemented as widely as they should be in current practice. Several obstacles may account for this trend: Preventive medicine is not widely encouraged or expected; urgency takes precedence over long-term severity… CONTINUE READING