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Self-Measured Blood Pressure Monitoring

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What To Discuss With Your Patients and Their Caregivers

Things you should discuss with your patients and their caregivers regarding SMBP monitoring to help manage hypertension:

  • The importance of effectively controlling high BP
  • The link between measuring BP and controlling high BP
  • The importance of adherence to strategies aimed at managing hypertension such as lifestyle and dietary modifications and medication
  • How SMBP monitoring allows patients to participate more actively in managing their BP
  • The types of SMBP devices available and how to operate the device selected for the patient