baseline health status

baseline health status

A person’s state of health when first seen by a physician, as determined by physical examination, assessment of vital signs, imaging studies, basic lab data, ECG/EKG, etc.
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In addition, prolonged periods of immobility cause a host of physical problems in nearly every major system throughout the body, and can result in persistent muscle deconditioning and weakness, and a delayed (or derailed) return to baseline health status before the illness.
In addition, the time between the start of an exacerbation and recovery to baseline health status was a significant 18% shorter for sudden-onset vs.
For the VHA, the Veterans RAND 36-Item Health Survey (VR-36) was used for baseline health status, and the Veterans RAND 12-Item Health Survey (VR-12) was used for follow-up (Kazis et al.
The association between waist circumference and mortality persisted after further adjustment for smoking, baseline health status, and BMI but not after additional adjustment for fitness.
Baseline health status was assessed by recall at the 12-month interview.
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ii) Team Up 4 Health data for adjusted means in weight calculated using generalized estimation equations and statistical modeling, adjusting for age, gender, and baseline health status.
centers with a baseline health status that was substantially impaired.
In addition to baseline health status and insurance coverage, the model for exit health includes dichotomous measures for the presence of any of six major chronic conditions at baseline: hypertension, diabetes, cancer, pulmonary disease, heart disease, stroke, or arthritis.
HPI is built around eight components that include coalescing a group of covered lives, evaluating their baseline health status by all available means, devising health and performance improvement objectives, establishing incentives for both patients and their physicians to meet or exceed these goals, using various methodologies to measure their progress, and ensuring that the value-based purchasing system is continually adjusted to reward health status improvement and performance through the CVE process.
They measured baseline health status for these people, determined whether they survived to age 65, and, for survivors, measured their health status at their last HRS interview before they became Medicare eligible.
We are pleased to see their interest in providing a baseline health status of the team's cardiovascular system," said Greg H.

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