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Encounter Research: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Victor Montori profiles something called encounter research. To listen, click the link below. Encounter Research

Created by Joel Streed

¿Toma estatinas para bajar el colesterol? Nuevas pautas ofrecen oportunidad de discutir las alternativas con el médico

¿Toma estatinas para bajar el colesterol? Nuevas pautas ofrecen oportunidad de discutir las alternativas con el médico

ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 4 de febrero de 2014 — Los médicos clínicos y los pacientes deben decidir conjuntamente cuál tratamiento personal elegir en base a las nuevas pautas para prevenir la enfermedad cardiovascular, dice el comentario de tres médicos de Mayo Clinic publicado esta semana en la Revista de la [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Taking Statins to Lower Cholesterol? New Guidelines Provide Opportunity to Discuss Options with Your Doctor

Taking Statins to Lower Cholesterol? New Guidelines Provide Opportunity to Discuss Options with Your Doctor

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Feb. 4, 2014 — Clinicians and patients should use shared decision-making to select individualized treatments based on the new guidelines to prevent cardiovascular disease, according to a commentary by three Mayo Clinic physicians published in this week’s Journal of the American Medical Association. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qrtbNWvRnO4 Journalists:  Sound bites with [...]

Created by Shelly Plutowski

Dr. Montori Statin Guidelines - Decision Guide Broll

Dr. Montori shows how the decision guide looks and works.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Montori Statin Guidelines - Decision Guide Recommendations (:25)

Dr. Victor Montori on the recommendation to use decision aids in the process.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Montori Statin Guidelines - More Sophisticated Medicine (:25)

Dr. Montori explains that practicing medicine is more sophisticated and more patient involved.

Created by Joel Streed

Dr. Montori Statin Guidelines - Improved Guidelines (:24)

Dr. Victor Montori explains that the news statin guidelines are an improvement from the old ones.

Created by Joel Streed

Place New Scientific Findings into Proper Context

Coffee. It’s good for you one day … until a new study comes out and shows that it’s bad. Diabetes drugs are safe, and then they are not. Same story for use of Vitamin D supplements, hormone replacement therapy and fish oil. “We frequently hear contradictory reports about medical topics,” says [...]

Created by Dana Sparks