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    • Accuracy of blood pressure monitors used for BP checks in retail pharmacies 

      Hodgkinson, James; Koshiaris, Consantinos; Martin, Una; Mant, Jonathan; Heneghan, Carl; Hobbs, Richard; McManus, Richard J. (The British Journal of General Practice, 2016)
      BACKGROUND: Free blood pressure (BP) checks offered by community pharmacies offer a potentially useful opportunity to diagnose and/or manage hypertension, but the accuracy of the sphygmomanometers in use is currently ...
    • Barriers and facilitators to staying in work after stroke: insight from an online forum 

      Balasooriya-Smeekens, Chantal; Bateman, Andrew; Mant, Jonathan; De Simoni, Anna (BMJ Publishing, 2016-04-06)
      Objective: To explore barriers and facilitators to staying in work following stroke. Design: Qualitative analysis of posts regarding staying in work following stroke using the archives of an online forum for stroke ...
    • Patient preferences for different methods of blood pressure measurement: is ethnicity relevant? 

      Wood, S.; Greenfield, S.; Haque, M. Sayeed; Martin, Una; Gill, Paramjit; Mant, Jonathan; Mohammed, Mohammed A. et al. (Royal College of General Practitioners, 2016)
      $\textit{Background:}$ Ambulatory and/or home monitoring are recommended in the UK and North America for the diagnosis of hypertension but little is known about acceptability. $\textit{Aim:}$ To determine the acceptability ...