Huge gaps in cardiovascular screening and prescribing practices for patients with diabetes persist despite the introduction of practice incentive payment schemes and targeted quality improvement programs, new research shows. The study of some 38 725 patients (6909 of who had diabetes) presenting to 60 primary care practices around the country revealed that about half of ...
Under-prescribing of heart medicines in at-risk patients striking
By Sunalie Silva
8 Jun 2017