Episode 206: Please stop measuring all those blood pressures
In episode 206, James and Mike start to tackle the holy gospel of blood pressure measurements and interestingly feel under pressure the entire way due to the trickiness of the evidence. We discuss office measurements, automated measurements, home measurements, 24-ambulatory measurements and at the end realize we have likely raised the blood pressure of our listeners but on principle we refuse to measure it.
2) Automated blood pressures
3) MAPEC study
4) Waste and Harm in the Treatment of Mild
5) Mild hypertension – effect of propranolol in mild hypertension