White coat hypertension is not a benign entity: a cross-sectional study at a tertiary care hospital in Pakistan.

OBJECTIVES To determine the frequency of White Coat Hypertension in patients undergoing ambulatory blood pressure monitoring at a tertiary care center and to compare ambulatory blood pressure profiles of normotensives, white coat hypertensives and hypertensives. METHODS A descriptive cross-sectional study was conducted which included all adult patients… CONTINUE READING