Ambulatory Versus Home Blood Pressure Measurement
The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified October 2012 by University of Athens.
Recruitment status was Recruiting
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
George S. Stergiou, University of Athens
First received: May 26, 2010
Last updated: October 9, 2012
Last verified: October 2012
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
||Observational Model: Case-Only
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
||EVALUATION OF BLOOD PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS OUTSIDE OFFICE: COMPARISON OF DIAGNOSIS BASED ON EITHER AMBULATORY OR HOME BLOOD PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
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||November 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)
|Ages Eligible for Study:
||20 Years to 90 Years
|Genders 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)
- Secondary hypertension
- Resistant hypertension
- Symptomatic heart disease
- Renal disease (Cr>2mg/dl)
- Uncontrolled diabetes mellitus (HbA1c>8.5%)
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01132001
|Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
|Athens, Greece |
|Contact: George S Stergiou, MD +302107763117 email@example.com |
|Principal Investigator: George S Stergiou, MD |
University of Athens
||George S Stergiou, MD
||Hypertension Center,Third Department of Medicine,University of Athens,Greece
No publications provided
||George S. Stergiou, Associate Professor of Medicine and Hypertension, University of Athens
History of Changes
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|Study First Received:
||May 26, 2010
||October 9, 2012
||Greece: Ethics Committee
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