Alerting reaction and rise in blood pressure during measurement by physician and nurse.

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Blood pressure was monitored by a continuous intra-arterial recording in 46 subjects to investigate whether the alarm reaction and the blood pressure and heart rate increases that occur during cuff blood pressure measurement made by a physician 1) attenuate when the physician's visit is repeated several times and 2) are less pronounced if a nurse measures… (More)

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@article{Mancia1987AlertingRA, title={Alerting reaction and rise in blood pressure during measurement by physician and nurse.}, author={Guiseppe Mancia and Gianfranco Parati and Guido Angelo Pomidossi and G. Grassi and Riccardo Casadei and Alberto Zanchetti}, journal={Hypertension}, year={1987}, volume={9 2}, pages={209-15} }