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The association between blood pressure control and Coronavirus Disease 2019 outcomes in 45,418 symptomatic patients with hypertension: An observational cohort study

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Hypertension has been identified as a risk factor for COVID-19 and associated adverse outcomes. This study examined the association between pre-infection blood pressure (BP) control and COVID-19 outcomes using data from 460 general practices in England. Eligible patients were adults with hypertension who were tested or diagnosed with COVID-19. BP control was defined by the most recent reading within 24months of the index date (01/01/2020). BP was defined as controlled (<130/80mmHg), raised (1...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1161/hypertensionaha.120.16472

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4461-8756
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ORCID:
0000-0002-6772-2775
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Publisher:
American Heart Association Publisher's website
Journal:
Hypertension Journal website
Volume:
77
Issue:
3
Pages:
846-855
Publication date:
2020-12-16
Acceptance date:
2020-12-14
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EISSN:
1524-4563
ISSN:
0194-911X
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1150072
Local pid:
pubs:1150072
Deposit date:
2020-12-18

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