Introversion associated with large differences between screening blood pressure and home blood pressure measurement: The Ohasama study.

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OBJECTIVE To explore the effect of personality on screening blood pressures measured in clinical settings and home blood pressure measurements. METHODS From 1997 to 1999, 699 participants underwent screening and home blood pressure measurements and completed the Japanese version of the short-form Eysenck personality questionnaire. An increased screening… (More)

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@article{Hozawa2006IntroversionAW, title={Introversion associated with large differences between screening blood pressure and home blood pressure measurement: The Ohasama study.}, author={Atsushi Hozawa and Takayoshi Ohkubo and Taku Obara and Hirohito Metoki and Masahiro Kikuya and Kei Asayama and Kazuhito Totsune and Junichiro Hashimoto and Haruhisa Hoshi and Yumiko Arai and Hiroshi Satoh and Toru Hosokawa and Yutaka Imai}, journal={Journal of hypertension}, year={2006}, volume={24 11}, pages={2183-9} }