Intervention Review

Interventions used to improve control of blood pressure in patients with hypertension

  1. Liam G Glynn1,*,
  2. Andrew W Murphy2,
  3. Susan M Smith3,
  4. Knut Schroeder4,
  5. Tom Fahey5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Hypertension Group

Published Online: 17 MAR 2010

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005182.pub4

How to Cite

Glynn LG, Murphy AW, Smith SM, Schroeder K, Fahey T. Interventions used to improve control of blood pressure in patients with hypertension. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD005182. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005182.pub4.

Author Information

  1. 1

    National University of Ireland, Department of General Practice, Galway, Ireland

  2. 2

    Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of General Practice, Galway, Ireland

  3. 3

    Trinity College Centre for Health Sciences, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Dublin, Ireland

  4. 4

    Department of Community Based Medicine, Academic Unit of Primary Health Care, Cotham Hill, Bristol, UK

  5. 5

    Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland Medical School, Department of Family Medicine and General Practice, Dublin, Ireland

*Liam G Glynn, Department of General Practice, National University of Ireland, No 1, Distillery Road,, Galway, Ireland.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 17 MAR 2010


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