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FEBRUAry 2021

Cardio-health-month_1ol.jpgHow we’re improving cardiovascular health

In honor of Heart Month, we shine a spotlight on the KPWHRI scientists working to reduce the risk of heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases.


CV-risk-calution-in-primary-care_screen_1col.jpgCVD risk calculation: Can smaller clinics break through?

KPWHRI researchers uncover the obstacles faced by smaller practices when integrating CVD risk calculators into primary care.


Hypertension-drugs-dementia-prevention-Larson_1col.jpgPreventing dementia: Effects of hypertension drugs

ACT studies find medications to treat high blood pressure may differ in their impact on dementia risk, writes Dr. Eric B. Larson.
 


Winter-exercise-during-the-pandemic_1col.jpgCOVID-safe exercise ideas for older adults this winter

Stay active with tips from Dr. Dori Rosenberg and her colleagues with the Society of Behavioral Medicine’s Physical Activity Special Interest Group.
 


Brush-Patient-Partner-blog-photo_1col.jpg5 lessons from co-designing with patient partners

Sarah Brush shares insights on engaging KP members in a Learning Health System project to revamp chronic pain care.

 


CATALyST-2021-new-scholar-outreach_1col.jpgCATALyST launches new round of scholar admissions

KPWHRI’s K12 scholar program is accepting letters of interest from early-career scientists to train in learning health systems research.
 


 

 

 


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