Use of antihypertensive medications and diagnostic tests among privately insured adolescents and young adults with primary versus secondary hypertension.

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PURPOSE To compare the use of antihypertensive medications and diagnostic tests among adolescents and young adults with primary versus secondary hypertension. METHODS We conducted retrospective cohort analysis of claims data for adolescents and young adults (12-21 years of age) with ≥3 years of insurance coverage (≥11 months/year) in a large private… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2013.12.006

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@article{Yoon2014UseOA, title={Use of antihypertensive medications and diagnostic tests among privately insured adolescents and young adults with primary versus secondary hypertension.}, author={Esther Y. Yoon and Lisa M. Cohn and Gary E Freed and Albert Rocchini and David Kershaw and Frank R. Ascione and Sarah W Clark}, journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine}, year={2014}, volume={55 1}, pages={73-8} }