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Effectiveness of a new one-hour blood pressure monitoring method to diagnose hypertension: a diagnostic accuracy clinical trial protocol

Author
González de Paz, L.; Kostov, B.; Alvira, M.; Colungo, C.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
BMJ Open
Date of publication
2019-05-01
Volume
9
Number
5
First page
1
Last page
6
DOI
10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029268
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/165836 Open in new window
URL
https://bmjopen.bmj.com/content/9/5/e029268 Open in new window
Abstract
Introduction 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) is the gold standard diagnostic method for hypertension, but has some shortcomings in clinical practice while clinical settings often lack sufficient devices to accommodate all patients with suspected hypertension. Home blood pressure monitoring (HBPM) and office blood pressure monitoring (OBPM) also have shortcomings, such as the white coat effect or a lack of accuracy. This study aims to study the validity of a new method of diag...
Citation
González de Paz, L. [et al.]. Effectiveness of a new one-hour blood pressure monitoring method to diagnose hypertension: a diagnostic accuracy clinical trial protocol. "BMJ Open", 1 Maig 2019, vol. 9, núm. 5, p. 1-6.

Participants

  • González de Paz, Luis  (author)
  • Kostov, Belchin Adriyanov  (author)
  • Alvira Balada, Maria del Carme  (author)
  • Colungo, Cristina  (author)

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