America’s biggest killer is making a deadly comeback as younger people, women and nonsmokers alike are falling victim to heart disease. The AMA has created a series of online tools and resources, using the latest evidence-based information, to support physicians in managing their patients’ high blood pressure.
Many medical students shaky on how to measure BP. There’s a fix.
Medical and other health professions students don’t always get the standardized training to master this essential skill. New AMA training will help.
6 lifestyle changes patients should make to prevent heart disease
Physicians can recommend appropriate lifestyle changes as a key first step to preventing and treating heart disease. Learn more with the AMA.
How to submit data to the Target: BP Recognition Program
Physician practices and health systems that are committed to achieving blood pressure control in their patient population are invited to submit data for recognition.
The Telehealth Initiative: Implementing and using telehealth
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See daily video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing “The Telehealth Initiative,” that supports physician practices in adopting and adapting to telehealth.
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