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Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Managing chronic disease at community health centers

Researchers from Harvard Medical School assessed the effectiveness of the Health Disparities Collaboratives, a group set up to help community health centers improve the quality of their care. The collaboratives improved care for patients with diabetes and asthma but not for those with hypertension, Dr. Bruce E. Landon and colleagues report in tomorrow's New England Journal of Medicine.

Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 05:00 PM
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