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.
Q&A: Ochsner Health taking telehealth program to all 50 states, D.C.
The Louisiana health system has nationwide support team in place to implement its regionally successful chronic disease management programs.
AMA president urges patients and physicians to reengage
Prevention, chronic disease management and mental health care all dropped off during the pandemic. Now is the time to get them going again.
What needs to happen for self-measured blood pressure to take root
Many in the United States—both patients and physicians—have come around to the benefits of SMBP, but the infrastructure to optimize its value is lagging.
Gerald Harmon, MD, says don't socially distance from your doctor
AMA's Moving Medicine series features physician voices and achievements. Learn more in this discussion with AMA President Gerald Harmon, MD, about patients returning to care.
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