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Telemonitoring and/or self-monitoring of blood pressure in hypertension (TASMINH4): protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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BACKGROUND: Self-monitoring of hypertension is associated with lower systolic blood pressure (SBP). However, evidence for the use of self-monitoring to titrate antihypertensive medication by physicians is equivocal. Furthermore, there is some evidence for the efficacy of telemonitoring in the management of hypertension but it is not clear what this adds over and above self-monitoring. This trial aims to evaluate whether GP led antihypertensive titration using self-monitoring results in lower ...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12872-017-0494-5

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Primary Care Health Sciences
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Primary Care Health Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Societies, Other & Subsidiary Companies
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Kellogg College
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Kellogg College
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Programme Grant for Applied Research (RP-PG-1209-10051)
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Cardiovascular Disorders Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
1
Article number:
58
Publication date:
2017-02-13
Acceptance date:
2017-02-07
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ISSN:
1471-2261
Source identifiers:
680512
Language:
English
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2017-03-06

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