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2011-12-12 21:59:40

Inaccurate blood pressure measurements due to faulty technique impact hypertension treatment decisions Because some clinicians fail to stick to official recommendations for blood pressure monitoring, a number of patients are misclassified, which could have an impact on decisions about their treatment. According to Gretchen Ray and colleagues, from the University of New Mexico College of Pharmacy, when routine blood pressure monitoring in clinics is compared with measurements based on the...


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