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Articles by Julia Rogers, DNP, RN, CNS, FNP-BC

Understanding the most commonly billed diagnoses in primary care: Hyperlipidemia

Rogers, Julia; Baker, Manisa

The Nurse Practitioner. 45(8):42-48, August 2020.

This installment in the series on the most commonly billed diagnoses in primary care focuses on hyperlipidemia. This article discusses the pathophysiologic processes of hyperlipidemia as well as how the clinical manifestations and treatments are linked to the pathogenesis of disease.

Understanding the most commonly billed diagnoses in primary care: Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease

Rogers, Julia; Baker, Manisa

The Nurse Practitioner. 45(7):35-41, July 2020.

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) contributes to acute coronary syndrome, angina, stroke, transient ischemic attack, and peripheral arterial disease. This second article describes the pathophysiologic processes of ASCVD as well as how the clinical manifestations and treatments are linked to the pathogenesis of the disease.

Understanding the most commonly billed diagnoses in primary care: Hypertension

Rogers, Julia

The Nurse Practitioner. 45(6):50-55, June 2020.

This first article in a series about the most commonly billed diagnoses in primary care settings explores the pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, and management of hypertension. Relevant billing issues are addressed.