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• Patient preferences for different methods of blood pressure measurement: is ethnicity relevant? ﻿

(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 ...
• Predicting Out-of-Office Blood Pressure in the Clinic (PROOF-BP): Derivation and Validation of a Tool to Improve the Accuracy of Blood Pressure Measurement in Clinical Practice ﻿

(Wolters Kluwer, 2016-03-21)
Patients often have lower (white coat effect) or higher (masked effect) ambulatory/home blood pressure readings compared to clinic measurements, resulting in misdiagnosis of hypertension. The present study assessed whether ...
• Protocol for Past BP: a randomised controlled trial of different blood pressure targets for people with a history of stroke of transient ischaemic attack (TIA) in primary care. ﻿

(2010-08-09)
Abstract Background Blood pressure (BP) lowering in people who have had a stroke or transient ischaemic attack (TIA) leads to reduced risk of further stroke. However, it is not clear what the target BP should be, since ...