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Home measurement of blood pressure and cardiovascular disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies.

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OBJECTIVE: Examine the relationship between home blood pressure (BP) and risk for all-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality and cardiovascular events. METHODS: We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of prospective studies of home BP. Primary outcomes were all-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality and cardiovascular events. We extracted hazard ratios and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) which were pooled with a random-effects model. Heterogeneity was assessed using the I sta...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of hypertension More from this journal
Volume:
30
Issue:
3
Pages:
449-456
Publication date:
2012-03-01
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EISSN:
1473-5598
ISSN:
0263-6352
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:237305
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uuid:a6c840ae-6492-4ecd-8efc-1ba9aca76294
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pubs:237305
Source identifiers:
237305
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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