Younger women less likely than men to be warned of risk, get same treatments, or survive after myocardial infarction.
Reasons include fear of side effects, costs, and misunderstanding of the need for medications.
Many older people unconcerned about or unaware of osteoporosis.
Researchers noted significant decreases in 2 of 7 recommendations, but more needs to be done to ensure wider implementation.
It is important to maintain focus on humanistic practices in modern healthcare environment, authors state.
Level of achievement on gamification system linked to reduction in systolic, diastolic blood pressure.