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Discussion: 1 Unit 7

The Impact of Action Research
Veronica Rangel
Capella University

Having read about the action plan embraces the two overarching goals of Healthy People 2010, which are to increase quality and years of healthy life and to eliminate health disparities. It also addresses four goals specific to heart disease and stroke, as distinguished by the Healthy People 2010 Heart and Stroke Partnership according to the different intervention approaches that apply. Embracing about public health strategy is based on the concept of pursuing the Healthy People 2010 goal for preventing heart disease and stroke by applying the full array of intervention approaches. For this Action Plan, participants proposed specific recommendations after identifying public health areas critical to preventing heart disease and stroke. Knowing that about the Division of Epidemiology and Clinical Applications (DECA) plans, directs, and evaluates research on the causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of CVD, as well as on the need for technological development in the acquisition and application of research findings. It supports epidemiologic studies, clinical trials, demonstration and education research, disease prevention and health promotion research, and basic and applied research in behavioral medicine.

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After reading the plan of action that embraces two overarching goals in regard to ensuring that Healthy People 2010 emerge from today's currently unhealthy society, I believe that the plan will be able to significantly increase the quality of care for patients and regular people by extending years to their lives and to eliminating health disparities. In addition to this, the plan also addresses four specific goals that target heart disease and stroke ...

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Behavioral medicine for heart disease and strokes.