Educating NPs to educate patients: cholesterol screening in pediatric primary care.


INTRODUCTION This study described practices, knowledge, and attitudes of primary care nurse practitioners (NPs) in Minnesota regarding cholesterol screening in children and adolescents. METHODS A survey including 22 questions pertaining to cholesterol screening, adapted from a telephone survey used by Arneson, Luepker, Pirie, and Sinaiko (1992), was… (More)