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What does CDM stand for?

CDM stands for Chronic Disease Management

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To help families cope with and manage the continuing stresses inherent in chronic disease management as a team, rather than as individuals.
The scope of programs receiving grants will cover a broad spectrum of medical fields including adolescent psychiatry, smoking cessation, cardiology, rural health and chronic disease management.
Greg Punch, GHC's director of corporate development, says the centre has received national recognition for their chronic disease management programs, that if patients have a better understanding of their condition, they can manage their disease better and get better outcomes.
1) Examine the relationship between health literacy and health disparities; 2) analyze the role of health literacy in the prevention and treatment of chronic diseases; 3) identify the relationship between health literacy variation and the ability to engage in informed decision making for a variety of health issues, such as chronic disease management and participation in clinical trials; 4) evaluate the magnitude of the problems caused by low levels of health literacy or by professionals' lack of effective communication skills for adapting to the communication needs of consumers with differing levels of literacy; or 5) assess the role of health literacy as a mediator or moderator of health care access across adulthood.
The respiratory services team at Northumbria HealthCare Trust picked up the regional chronic disease management award.