Coronary Artery Disease (CAD): Beta-Blocker Therapy—Prior Myocardial Infarction (MI) or Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction (LVEF <40%)

Percentage of patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of coronary artery disease seen within a 12 month period who also have a prior MI or a current or prior LVEF <40% who were prescribed beta- blocker therapy.

 

Measure Steward

American Medical Association-convened Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement(R) (AMA-PCPI)

 

Measure Numerator

Patients who were prescribed beta-blocker therapy.

 

Measure Denominator

All patients aged 18 years and older with a diagnosis of coronary artery disease seen within a 12 month period who also have prior MI or a current or prior LVEF <40%.