Journal article icon

Journal article

Prospective external validation of the Predicting Out-of-OFfice Blood Pressure (PROOF-BP) strategy for triaging ambulatory monitoring in the diagnosis and management of hypertension: An observational cohort study

Abstract:

Objectives: Triaging patients with suspected high blood pressure for ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM), on the basis of their clinic blood pressure and characteristics, may reduce the need for ABPM. This study aimed to prospectively validate this new approach using data from routine practice.

Design: Prospective observational cohort study.

Setting: Ten primary care practices and one hospital in the UK.

Participants: Consecutive patients aged >18 years ref...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Files:
Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmj.k2478

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4461-8756
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Sheppard, J
Grant:
MR/K022032/1
More from this funder
Funding agency for:
Sheppard, J
Grant:
MR/K022032/1
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Journal website
Volume:
361
Article number:
k2478
Publication date:
2018-01-01
Acceptance date:
2018-05-07
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Source identifiers:
846843
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:846843
UUID:
uuid:5cd5457e-d9f6-44fa-806a-6680b516b892
Local pid:
pubs:846843
Deposit date:
2018-05-09

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP