Multidisciplinary team for enhancing care for patients with acute myocardial infarction or heart failure.

@article{Coons2007MultidisciplinaryTF,
  title={Multidisciplinary team for enhancing care for patients with acute myocardial infarction or heart failure.},
  author={James C Coons and Toni Fera},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2007},
  volume={64 12},
  pages={1274-8}
}
PURPOSE Pharmacists' involvement in a disease management program for the improvement of care of patients with acute myocardial infarction (MI) or heart failure (HF) is described. SUMMARY Beginning in 2002, the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) implemented evidence-based measures in several performance areas, including MI and HF. In 2003, a multidisciplinary team consisting of physicians, clinical pharmacists, nurses, cardiac rehabilitation specialists… CONTINUE READING

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