Telemonitoring and/or self-monitoring of blood pressure in hypertension (TASMINH4): protocol for a randomised controlled trial

@inproceedings{Franssen2017TelemonitoringAS,
  title={Telemonitoring and/or self-monitoring of blood pressure in hypertension (TASMINH4): protocol for a randomised controlled trial},
  author={Marloes Franssen and Andrew Farmer and Sabrina Grant and Sheila M. Greenfield and Carl Heneghan and Richard Hobbs and James A. Hodgkinson and Sue Jowett and Jonathan Mant and Una Martin and Siobhan L Milner and M Monahan and Emma Ogburn and Rafael Perera-Salazar and Claire Lorraine Schwartz and Ly-Mee Yu and Richard J McManus},
  booktitle={BMC cardiovascular disorders},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Self-monitoring of hypertension is associated with lower systolic blood pressure (SBP). However, evidence for the use of self-monitoring to titrate antihypertensive medication by physicians is equivocal. Furthermore, there is some evidence for the efficacy of telemonitoring in the management of hypertension but it is not clear what this adds over… CONTINUE READING