Table 1

Process of care manoeuvres
Area of care Process of care manoeuvres*
Coronary Artery Disease 2 Blood pressure measures
Lipid profile
Fasting glucose
ACE Inhibitor, Angiotensin receptor blocker, beta blocker
ASA
Peripheral Vascular Disease 2 Blood pressure measures
Lipid profile
Fasting glucose
ACE inhibitor and/or Angiotensin receptor blocker
Lipid lowering medication
ASA
Stroke 2 Blood pressure measures
Lipid profile
Fasting blood glucose
ASA
If stroke within past year
Echo cardiogram
Carotid doppler
CT head scan
EKG
Diabetes Two hemoglobin A1c tests
Glycemic control medication
2 Blood pressure measures
Lipid profile
Albumin-to-creatinine ratio (ACR)
Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR)
Chronic Kidney Disease ACR
2 Blood pressure measures
Lipid profile
Dyslipidemia Lipid profile
Lipid lowering medication
Hypertension Two blood pressure readings
Anti-hypertensive medication
Smoking Smoking cessation counselling
Smoking cessation program
Smoking cessation drug
Obesity Waist circumference
Dietician or weight loss program

ACE – Angiotensin converting enzyme, ACR - Albumin-to-creatinine ratio, ASA – Acetylsalicylic acid.

CT – Computed Tomography, eGFR - Estimated glomerular filtration rate, EKG – Electrocardiogram.

* assessed whether recommended care manoeuvres were performed, recommended, or discussed during the one year preceding the abstraction date.

Liddy et al.

Liddy et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2012 12:74   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-12-74

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