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Chronic Diseases/Conditions: Heart Disease

Chronic diseases and conditions (i.e., cancer, diabetes, heart disease, hypertension, and stroke) are prolonged conditions that often do not improve and can have a profound effect on a person's quality of life. Important issues being studied include how to improve chronic disease management, including patient self-management, as well as strategies to improve chronic disease prevention.

Search results were generated based on the search term "Heart Disease". Results are updated weekly, as new data are available.

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Citations

(5 of more than 206 HEART DISEASE focused publications)


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Publication Briefs

(5 of more than 73 HEART DISEASE focused publication briefs)


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Studies

( 5 of more than 11 HEART DISEASE focused projects )

Project No.  Title  PI  Funding Start   
NRI 15-455 Mobile Health Strategies for Veterans with Coronary Heart Disease Park, Linda 2016-12-01
IIR 14-077 Costs and Outcomes of Chronic Heart Disease Care in the VHA Groeneveld, Peter 2015-02-01
NRI 05-218 Effects of Patient's Models of Heart Disease on Preventative Behaviors Wakefield, Bonnie 2007-04-01
ECV 97-082 Ethnic Differences - Management of Patients with Ischemic Heart Disease Siminoff, Laura 1999-10-01
VCR 99-014 Implementation of Ischemic Heart Disease Clinical Practice Guidelines Nelson, Audrey 1999-10-01

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HSR&D Briefs, Reports, Newsletters

5 sample "Heart Disease" publications displayed.

  • Treatment of Anemia in Patients with Heart Disease
    ...Treatment of Anemia in Patients with Heart Disease Treatment of Anemia in Patients with Heart Disease Subscribe to the ESP Report RSS feed Principal...

  • Improving the Health and Care for Veterans with Cardiovascular Disease
    ...disease, can include heart attack, ischemic stroke, heart failure (HF), arrhythmia, and heart valve problems. Heart disease is the leading cause...

  • HSR&D Impacts
    ...of VA hospice programs. Final Report. February, 1998. Report Number MRR 97-004. MRR 97-004 Chronic Diseases Heart Disease Study highlights need...

  • HSR&D Impacts
    ...including depression, circulation problems, arthritis, heart disease, prostate disease, and incontinence. VA benefits greatly from home-based,...

  • Management Briefs
    ...and harms of treatments for anemia among patients with heart disease, in particular, chronic heart failure or coronary heart disease (i.e., acute...

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Cyberseminars

The most recent "Heart Disease" seminars are displayed.

Date Title Presenter(s)
5/21/2018 Comparing Antithrombotic Strategies after Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve Replacement: A Systematic Review Papak, Joel  
Kansagara, Devan  
Bravata, Dawn  
5/10/2016 Delivering Home-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation to Veterans Whooley, Mary  
4/22/2013 QUERI Implementation Studies to Improve Quality and Safety in the Cath Lab Bryson, Christopher  
Tsai, Thomas  
4/16/2012 Treatment of Anemia in Patients with Heart Disease Kagen, David  
Dyer, Edward  
Kansagara, Devan  

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Videos


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Podcasts


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Other Resources

  • The VA and DoD agree on a common set of practice guidelines for a specific group of health conditions, including hypertension, which is often a risk factor for heart disease. Learn more about those guidelines here.
  • Access the Veterans Health Library to find out more information about diabetes or other health conditions.
  • Visit the VA's Office of Research & Development healthcare topic overview section to learn more about milestones in VA cardiovascular disease research, read research updates, and download research fact sheets.
  • Stroke
  • The VA and DoD agree on a common set of practice guidelines for a specific group of health conditions, including hypertension, which is a risk factor for stroke. Learn more about those guidelines here.
  • Access the Veterans Health Library to find out more information about stroke or other health conditions.
  • Visit the HSR&D Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care and learn more about their research into supporting Veterans' rehabilitation after stroke.

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