Patient experience of home and waiting room blood pressure measurement: a qualitative study of patients with recently diagnosed hypertension
Background: Out-of-office blood pressure (BP) measurement is advocated to confirm hypertension diagnosis. However, little is known about how primary care patients view and use such measurement.
Aim: To investigate patient experience of out-of-office BP monitoring, particularly home and practice waiting room BP measurement, before, during, and after diagnosis.
Design: and setting A cross-sectional, qualitative study with patients from two UK GP surgeries participating in a f...Expand abstract
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