Home blood pressure monitoring

Arch Intern Med. 2000 May 8;160(9):1251-7. doi: 10.1001/archinte.160.9.1251.


Hypertension is estimated to affect 43 to 56 million adults or 24% to 31% of the US population and is emerging as a major health problem in some countries in the Third World. Hypertension contributes to all the major atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease outcomes.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory*
  • Blood Pressure Monitors
  • Humans
  • Reference Values
  • Reproducibility of Results