Effectiveness of Self - Measurement of Blood Pressure in Patients With Hypertension : the Dioampa Study


Objective. To evaluate the effectiveness of self-measurement of blood pressure (SMBP) in controlling hypertension. Design. Randomized, controlled, pragmatic, open study. The unit of randomization was the basic health care unit (BCU), consisting of 1 physician and 1 nurse. All BCUs were randomized to the control group (usual clinical practice, n=94) or to… (More)


2 Figures and Tables