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Prospective Register Of patients undergoing repeated OFfice and Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring (PROOF-ABPM): protocol for an observational cohort study

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The diagnosis and management of hypertension depends on accurate measurement of blood pressure (BP) in order to target antihypertensive treatment appropriately. Most BP measurements take place in a clinic setting, but it has long been recognised that readings taken out-of-office (via home or ambulatory monitoring) estimate true underlying BP more accurately. Recent studies have shown that the change in clinic BP over multiple readings is a significant predicto...

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10.1136/bmjopen-2016-012607

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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care, Primary Care Health Sciences
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Oxford, MSD, Primary Care, Primary Care Health Sciences
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BMJ Publishing Group Ltd Publisher's website
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BMJ Open Journal website
Publication date:
2016-11-01
Acceptance date:
2016-09-06
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2044-6055
Pubs id:
pubs:656045
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uri:11a87100-efea-4924-aa12-508448befc00
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uuid:11a87100-efea-4924-aa12-508448befc00
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pubs:656045

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