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Large scale intervention study to hypertension with information technology: Hypertension objective treatment based on Measurement by Electrical Devices of Blood Pressure (HOMED-BP) Study.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  18998824     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
HOMED-BP study aims to establish an optimal target blood pressure (BP) level based on BP values self-measured at home (home BP), supported by information technology. Subjects are automatically randomized to either more intensive BP-lowering group or less intensive one and to regimens based on one of three initial drugs. BP values are collected via the Internet and study database is automatically updated. The study has started since 2001 and 1953 patients participate in the study.
Authors:
Ryusuke Inoue; Masaharu Nakayama; Akiko Shibuya; Takayoshi Ohkubo; Kei Asayama; Hirohito Metoki; Tomoko Tamura; Yoshiaki Kondo; Yutaka Imai
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial     Date:  2008-11-06
Journal Detail:
Title:  AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1942-597X     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2008  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2008-11-12     Completed Date:  2010-01-08     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101209213     Medline TA:  AMIA Annu Symp Proc     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  986     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Medical Informatics, Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Tohoku University 21st Century COE Program 'CRESCENDO.'
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Consumer Health Information / organization & administration*
Home Care Services / organization & administration*
Humans
Hypertension / diagnosis*,  therapy*
Japan
Outcome Assessment (Health Care) / methods*
Telemedicine / methods*
Therapy, Computer-Assisted / methods*

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