The Mississippi Delta Health Collaborative Medication Therapy Management Model: Public Health and Pharmacy Working Together to Improve Population Health in the Mississippi Delta
ORIGINAL RESEARCH — Volume 17 — September 17, 2020
Figure. Classification of disease states, by severity, Mississippi Delta Health Collaborative Medication Therapy Management Model, 2009–2018. Hypertension staging was based on clinical guidelines from the 8th Joint National Committee for the Management of Hypertension in Adults (31). Abbreviation: —, not applicable.
|Clinical Measure||Normal||Elevated||Severely Elevated|
|Stage I||Stage II||Stage III and IV|
|Systolic blood pressure, mm Hga||≤120||121–139||140–159||160–179||≥180|
|Diastolic blood pressure, mm Hga||≤80||81–89||90–99||100–109||≥110|
|Hemoglobin A1c (%)||4–6.9||7–9.9||10+|
|Normal||Above Normal||Borderline||High||Very High|
|Low-density lipoprotein, mg/dL||<100||100–129||130–159||160–189||≥190|
|Total cholesterol, mg/dL||<200||200–239||≥240||—|
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