Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Diabetes and Obesity—A Review

@inproceedings{Eguchi2011AmbulatoryBP,
  title={Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring in Diabetes and Obesity—A Review},
  author={Kazuo Eguchi},
  booktitle={International journal of hypertension},
  year={2011}
}
Diabetes mellitus and obesity are both related to the risk of cardiovascular disease and sudden death. In hypertensive guidelines, diabetes and obesity, especially abdominal obesity, are regarded as high-risk factors. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) is an established method for the management of hypertension. However, ABPM is not a standard tool for the management of hypertension in diabetes and obesity. In this paper, recent data on the use of ABPM in diabetes and obesity will be… CONTINUE READING