Blood pressure screening clinics: an opportunity for health promotion.

@article{Abbott1989BloodPS,
  title={Blood pressure screening clinics: an opportunity for health promotion.},
  author={S D Abbott and E Alstad and Maryann Yeo},
  journal={Canadian journal of public health = Revue canadienne de sante publique},
  year={1989},
  volume={80 6},
  pages={
          406-10
        }
}
A blood pressure clinic was organized in a newly developed community in an urban setting. While the primary purpose was to measure and interpret blood pressure (BP), special emphasis was placed on creating awareness of normal/abnormal BP. The study was also designed to identify health education activities performed by nurses in a BP clinic. Following an… CONTINUE READING