Hypertension in Management of Military Medicine
This study is a retrospective database review of primary care appointments of patients' charts with new diagnoses of hypertension.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Retrospective
|Official Title:||Hypertension in Management of Military Medicine|
|Study Start Date:||September 2005|
|Study Completion Date:||March 2006|
Compare the degree of blood pressure control of patients with stage 1 (BP < 130/80 mmHg) and stage 2 hypertension (BP > 20/10 mm Hg above goal BP) before and after the release of the Seventh report of Joint Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7) recommendations.
|United States, California|
|Naval Medical Center San Diego|
|San Diego, California, United States, 92134|
|Principal Investigator:||Ryan C Maves, M.D.||United States Naval Medical Center, San Diego|