Hypertension, essential: Ambulatory vs. Clinic blood pressure measure
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 2018 Apr 19;378(16):1509-1520 Cohorts
IN hypertension, essential The Use of
24-hour ambulatory blood pressure measure
As Prognostic Item
Is better Than
blood pressure measured in the clinic
To predict at 5 years all-cause and cardiovascular mortality (HR 1.6 if HTA at 24-hour measure VS HR 1.02 if HTA at clinic measure)
Lancet. 2018 Mar 10;391(10124):949-959 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN hypertension, essential The Use of
self-monitored blood pressure, with or without telemonitoring
As Treatment, Chronic
Is better Than
usual care, clinic blood pressure
To achieve lower blood pressure