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Seasonal Variation of Ambulatory Blood Pressure

2014-08-27 03:13:52 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a prospective study to evaluate the change in 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure during winter and summer in well controlled treated hypertensives.

Description

Two 24hour ambulatory blood pressure monitorings, 4 to 6 months apart, will be performed on hypertensive subjects on a stable antihypertensive drug therapy for at least 4 weeks.

The correlation of weather and temperature with the 24hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring will be explored.

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Prospective

Conditions

Hypertension

Location

Hypertension Center, Third Department of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
Athens
Greece

Status

Recruiting

Source

University of Athens

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:13:52-0400

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