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Comparison of agreement between different measures of blood pressure in primary care and daytime ambulatory blood pressure.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess alternatives to measuring ambulatory pressure, which best predicts response to treatment and adverse outcome. SETTING: Three general practices in England. DESIGN: Validation study. PARTICIPANTS: Patients with newly diagnosed high or borderline high blood pressure; patients receiving treatment for hypertension but with poor control. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Overall agreement with ambulatory pressure; prediction of high ambulatory pressure (>135/85 mm Hg) and treatment thr...

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10.1136/bmj.325.7358.254

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Barnett, J More by this author
Barnsley, L More by this author
Marjoram, J More by this author
Fitzgerald-Barron, A More by this author
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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
325
Issue:
7358
Pages:
254
Publication date:
2002-08-05
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:79aa54f3-4361-4aa2-a6f1-31330cb3df7c
Source identifiers:
110961
Local pid:
pubs:110961

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