Psychological effect of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring

Fravel, Michelle A.; Ernst, Michael E.; Bergus, George R.
March 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;3/1/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 5, p343
Academic Journal
The article discusses the psychological effect of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) tool used on hypertension diagnosis and management among patients in the U.S. Study indicates that many patients undergo a psychological benefit from this tool. It suggests that ABPM may serve as a useful component in motivating patients to adopt lifestyle changes.


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