Home monitoring of blood pressure is useful for:
There is a lot of contradictory information available on home BP monitoring. Some Indian doctors also are distrustful of the automated BP monitors and put them down as inaccurate
But the JAPI guidelines on hypertension 2013 by Association of Physicians in India state has finally endorsed home monitoring of BP as beneficial for patients of high blood pressure.
So, take charge of your own blood pressure monitoring and help your doctor give better care !
Know more about how to manage your heart risk, also read heart risk factors: what are the desired control levels
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