A cardiovascular risk clinic using home BP monitoring

Source: Australian Family Physician 2009, 38 (3) p. 163-166

Follow this link for the abstract

Date of publication: March 2009

Publication type: Research

In a nutshell: This study involved a nurse-GP protocol driven cardiovascular risk review clinic in an Australian city. Patients with hypertension were invited to the clinic for two appointments, and then continued to measure their blood pressure from home. They were reviewed monthly until their blood pressure was within National Heart Foundation guidelines.

Length of publication: 4 pages

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