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Patient‑oriented assessment of blood pressure telemonitoring and remote counseling in hypertensive patients: a pilot project.

"Arterial’naya Gipertenziya" ("Arterial Hypertension"). 2018;24(1):15-28. (In Russ.) DOI:10.18705/1607-419X-2018-24-1-15-28

Ionov M.V., Yudina Y.S., Avdonina N.G., Emelyanov I.V., Kurapeev D.I., Zvartau N.E., Konradi A.O.

Mikhail V. Ionov (Russia)

1) Summarize your work in one sentence.

This pilot study had an aim to evaluate patient-reported outcomes and efficacy of blood pressure monitoring and remote counseling among ambulatory patients with uncontrolled hypertension. 

 2) Summarize your findings in one sentence.

Results demonstrated  that a simple and safe telehealth tool for patients with uncontrolled HTN is easily applicable in routine daily clinical practice, provides additional antihypertensive effect and improves patient-reported outcomes.

3) Which were the more important methods you used in this work? If it is not a traditional method you can briefly explain the concept of that methodology.

Most of the work was done due to preceding development a simple and safe telehealth tool with web-based interface and mobile application version. 

4) What did you learn from this paper, what was your take-home message?

Telemonitoring and remote counseling (TMRC) have become increasingly involved in management of hypertension (HTN) resulting in improvement of blood pressure (BP) control rate.



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