Factors influencing white-coat effect.


BACKGROUND The transient blood pressure (BP) rise during clinical visits is usually referred to as white-coat effect (WCE). The aim of the present study was to investigate factors that may influence the WCE. METHODS A total of 2004 subjects underwent office BP measurements and 24-h ambulatory BP monitoring (ABPM) on the same day. The WCE was estimated as… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ajh.2007.43

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@article{Manios2008FactorsIW, title={Factors influencing white-coat effect.}, author={Efstathios Manios and Eleni A Koroboki and G Tsivgoulis and Konstantinos M Spengos and Ioanna K Spiliopoulou and Fiona G Brodie and Konstantinos N. Vemmos and Nikolaos A. Zakopoulos}, journal={American journal of hypertension}, year={2008}, volume={21 2}, pages={153-8} }