Impact of the implementation of electronic guidelines for cardiovascular prevention in primary care: study protocol

The Catalan Health Institute has recently added an electronic version of clinical practice guidelines (CPG-e). This study aims to evaluate the impact of the implementation of e-GPC in the diagnosis, treatment, control and management of hypercholesterolemia, diabetes mellitus type 2 and hypertension.

These guidelines help and homogenize patients´ medical procedures as they provide expert´s knowledge to improve clinical practice, minimize treatment variability and improves sanitary resources efficiency.