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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01132001
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified October 2012 by George S. Stergiou, University of Athens. Recruitment status was: Recruiting
This is a prospective study comparing the three blood pressure monitoring methods on the diagnosis of arterial hypertension. Blood pressure of each subject will be evaluated with clinic, home and 24h ambulatory blood pressure measurements in three visits
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Ages Eligible for Study:
20 Years to 90 Years (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Subjects referred to an outpatient hyperetension clinic for arterial hypertension
Age > 20 yrs
Patients referred to an outpatient clinic for high blood pressure
Patients with no treatment or with antihypertensive treatment stable for at least 4 weeks.
Patients capable of performing home blood pressure measurements.
Signed informed consent
Hypertension stage III (SBP>180 mmHg or DBP>110mmHg)