Mean annual IMT change, mm Trial Medication Placebo Treatment PLAC II Pravastatin 0.068 0.059 KAPS Pravastatin 0.029 0.010 ASAP Simvastatin -- -0.009 PREVENT Amlodipine 0.011 -0.015 ASAP Atorvastatin -- -0.020 CLAS Colestipol, niacin 0.010 -0.020 MARS Lovastatin 0.015 -0.028 VHAS
Verapamil -- -0.028 AMAR Allicor 0.015 -0.022 NCT01743404 Inflaminat 0.062 -0.068 NCT01742000 Karinat 0.111 0.006 Trial Reference PLAC II Crouse III et al., 1995  KAPS J.
First, VHAs Decision Support Office approved modification of the PC-MHI stop code to drop the prior restriction in use to only Enhancement Initiative-funded sites.
The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) has been undertaking a major transformational program of integrating collaborative mental health resources into primary care settings.
The Verapamil in Hypertension and Atherosclerosis Study (VHAS
): Results of long term randomized treatment with either verapamil or chlortalidone on carotid intima-media thickness.
remote patient monitoring program resulted in a 25% reduction in days of inpatient care and a 19% reduction in hospital admission for more than 43,000 veterans with conditions like hypertension, congestive heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, depression, and PTSD.
Weeks is also a Principal Investigator, VA Outcomes Group, Hub Site Senior Scholar, VA National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program, Veterans Health Administration and Director, White River Junction Field Office of VHAs
National Center for Patient Safety.
Accordingly, VAs Veterans Health Administration (VHA
) has collaborated with key stakeholders to update and recertify the policy to be consistent with the departments commitment to Veterans and the community.
Nine Veterans Health Administration (VHA
) Medical Centers were recognized for their efforts in environmental sustainability in health care at an award ceremony May 18 in Minneapolis.
In addition, VHAs
proposal replicates, as far as possible, the rules of the digital dividend auction to ensure that VHA
is not advantaged by not participating in that auction process in 2013.
The legislation would repeal an antiquated 1992 law that requires the Veterans Health Administration (VHA
) to furnish and maintain designated indoor or outdoor smoking areas.
The policy's primary intent was to ensure that Veterans had timely access to high-quality care through increased use of community providers paid for by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA
After lengthy conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan, it is clear that the Veterans Health Administration (VHA
) is struggling to meet the needs of an increased number of veterans with mental health problems.