Rationale and design of the Cardiac Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program at the University of California Los Angeles.

@article{Fonarow2000RationaleAD,
  title={Rationale and design of the Cardiac Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program at the University of California Los Angeles.},
  author={Gregg C Fonarow and Anna Gawlinski},
  journal={The American journal of cardiology},
  year={2000},
  volume={85 3A},
  pages={10A-17A}
}
Despite clear and consistent clinical-trial evidence that secondary-prevention medical therapies reduce mortality in patients with established coronary artery disease, these therapies are underutilized in patients receiving conventional care. To address this issue, a Cardiac Hospitalization Atherosclerosis Management Program (CHAMP) focused on initiation of… CONTINUE READING