Do Home Monitors Improve Blood Pressure Control?
|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01579136|
Recruitment Status : Terminated (Lack of subjects)
First Posted : April 17, 2012
Last Update Posted : December 24, 2012
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment|
|Hypertension Diabetes Mellitus||Behavioral: Home blood pressure monitor|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||26 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||None (Open Label)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Study Start Date :||December 2011|
|Primary Completion Date :||December 2012|
|Study Completion Date :||December 2012|
No Intervention: Control group
This group will not get a home blood pressure monitor.
Experimental: Home monitors
This group will be given a home blood pressure monitor to use.
Behavioral: Home blood pressure monitor
The patients using home monitors checked their blood pressure on Monday, Wed, and Friday. They took 2 measurements 5 minutes apart after sitting 5 minutes in the left arm.
Other Name: Home monitor: Omron BP760 upper arm monitor
- change in blood pressure over time [ Time Frame: baseline and 3 months ]We are measuring the change in blood pressure between 2 groups: the intervention group which will be using home blood pressure monitors and the control group which will get care as usual for their blood pressure.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT01579136
|United States, Colorado|
|Caritas Clinic, Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital|
|Denver, Colorado, United States, 80218|