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Hypernet- Hypertension Screening

This study has been terminated.
University of California, Los Angeles
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Debra Houry, MD, MPH, Emory University Identifier:
First received: September 13, 2005
Last updated: November 19, 2013
Last verified: November 2013

Identify untreated, asymptomatic hypertension in ER patients

Asymptomatic Hypertension

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Hypernet- Hypertension ED Surveillance

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Further study details as provided by Emory University:

Estimated Enrollment: 100
Study Start Date: September 2005
adult ED patients

Detailed Description:

this was a prospective study done with no intervention- the study has since been completed


Ages Eligible for Study:   18 Years and older
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population

adult ED patients


Inclusion Criteria:

  • asymptomatic hypertension

Exclusion Criteria:

  • cardiac symptoms
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00208845

Sponsors and Collaborators
Emory University
University of California, Los Angeles
Principal Investigator: Katherine Heilpern, MD Emory University
  More Information

No publications provided

Responsible Party: Debra Houry, MD, MPH, Principal Investigator, Emory University Identifier: NCT00208845     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 0996-2001
Study First Received: September 13, 2005
Last Updated: November 19, 2013
Health Authority: United States: Institutional Review Board

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Cardiovascular Diseases
Vascular Diseases processed this record on November 20, 2014