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Patients’ and clinicians’ views on the optimum schedules for self-monitoring of blood pressure: a qualitative focus group and interview study

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BACKGROUND: Self-monitoring of blood pressure is common but guidance on how it should be carried out varies and it is currently unclear how such guidance is viewed. AIM: To explore patients' and healthcare professionals' (HCPs) views and experiences of the use of different self-monitoring regimens to determine what is acceptable and feasible, and to inform future recommendations. DESIGN AND SETTING: Thirteen focus groups and four HCP interviews were held, with a total of 66 participants (41 p...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.3399/bjgp16X686149

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Name:
National Institute for Health Research
Grant:
ProgrammeGrantforAppliedResearch ‘Optimisingthediagnosis
management ofhypertensioninprimarycarethrough self-monitoringofbloodpressure’(RP-PG- 1209-10051
Professorship (NIHR-RP-02-12-015)
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Hobbs, R
McManus, R
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Harris Manchester College, Oxford
Funding agency for:
Hobbs, R
Publisher:
Royal College of General Practitioners
Journal:
British Journal of General Practice More from this journal
Volume:
66
Issue:
652
Pages:
e819-e830
Publication date:
2016-10-27
Acceptance date:
2016-04-24
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
Language:
English
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pubs:656825
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uuid:6e6ef977-3769-4d9b-9e8c-c41ad4c3729f
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pubs:656825
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656825
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2017-03-06

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