Intensive Multifactorial Intervention for Stable Coronary Artery Disease. Optimal Medical Therapy in the COURAGE (Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation) Trial Comment uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • Life Style

abstract

  • Secondary prevention was applied equally and intensively to both treatment groups in the COURAGE trial by nurse case managers with treatment protocols and resulted in significant improvement in risk factors. Optimal medical therapy in the COURAGE trial provides an effective model for secondary prevention among patients with chronic coronary disease. (Clinical Outcomes Utilizing Revascularization and Aggressive Drug Evaluation; NCT00007657).

publication date

  • March 30, 2010

Research

keywords

  • Comment

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jacc.2009.10.062

PubMed ID

  • 20338496

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1348

end page

  • 58

volume

  • 55

number

  • 13