This project will study the impact of a full-time community health nurse on the detection and follow-up of hypertension within a specific Native American tribe, the Sioux. The impact of having a full-time community health nurse on the prevention of and education cerebrovascular, cardiovascular and renal disease within this population will also be examined.
EXPECTED DATE OF COMPLETION:09/01/2001
AGENCY SPONSOR: Office of Public Health
FEDERAL CONTACT: Elizabeth A. Fowler
PIC ID: 6413
PERFORMER: Aberdeen Area Indian Health Service