• 1
    Kaplan NM. Measurement of blood pressure. In: KaplanNM. Kaplan's Clinical Hypertension. 9th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2006:2549.
  • 2
    Mansoor GA, White WB. White-coat hypertension. In: OparilS, WeberMA, eds. Hypertension: A Companion to Brenner and Rector's The Kidney. 2nd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby; 2005.
  • 3
    Pickering TG. Self-monitoring of blood pressure. In: WhiteWB, ed. Blood Pressure Monitoring in Cardiovascular Medicine and Therapeutics. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press; 2001:327.
  • 4
    Mancia G, Paroti G, Pomidossi G, et al. Alerting reaction and rise in blood pressure during measurement by physician and nurse. Hypertension. 1987;9:209215.
  • 5
    Garg JP, Elliott WJ, Izhar M, et al. Resistant hypertension revisited: comparison of two university-based cohorts. Am J Hypertens. 2005;18:619626.
  • 6
    Veglio F, Rabbia F, Riva P, et al. Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring and clinical characteristics of the true and white-coat resistant hypertension. Clin Exp Hypertens. 2001;23(3):203211.
  • 7
    Moser M, Setaro JF. Resistant or difficult-to-control hypertension. N Engl J Med. 2006;355:385393.
  • 8
    Seventh Report of the Joint National Committee on Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure (JNC 7). Hypertension. 2003;42:12061252.
  • 9
    Moser M, Franklin SS. Hypertension management: results of a new national survey for the Hypertension Education Foundation: Harris interactive. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2007;9:316323.
  • 10
    Wong WCW, Shiu IKL, Hwong TMT, et al. Reliability of automated blood pressure devices used by hypertensive patients. J R Soc Med. 2005;98:111113.
  • 11
    Mengden T, Medina RMH, Beltran B, et al. Reliability of reporting self-measured blood pressure values by hypertensive patients. Am J Hypertens. 1998;11:14131417.
  • 12
    Yutaka I, Kuniaki O, Kawano Y, et al. Japanese Society of Hypertension (JSH) guidelines for self-monitoring of blood pressure at home. Hypertens Res. 2003;26:771782.
  • 13
    Pickering TG. Self-monitoring of blood pressure. In: WhiteWB, ed. Blood Pressure Monitoring in Cardiovascular Medicine and Therapeutics. Totowa, NJ: Humana Press; 2001:327.
  • 14
    Verberk WJ, Kroon AA, Kessels AGH, et al. Home blood pressure measurement, a systematic review. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2005;46:743751.
  • 15
    Bobrie G, Chatellier G, Genes N, et al. Cardiovascular prognosis of “masked hypertension” detected by blood pressure self-measurement in elderly treated hypertensive patients. JAMA. 2004;291:13421349.
  • 16
    Kuruvilla S, Eguchi K, Levison M, et al. Exclusion of first reading of each assessment results in a stronger association of home blood pressure with ambulatory blood pressure [abstract P-168]. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2008;10(5) (suppl A):A75.
  • 17
    Garcia-Vera MP, Sanz J. How many self-measured blood pressure readings are needed to estimate hypertensive patients' “true” blood pressure? J Behav Med. 1999;22:93112.
  • 18
    Stergiou GS, Skeva II, Zourbaki AS, et al. Self-monitoring of blood pressure at home: how many measurements are needed? J Hypertens. 1998;16:725731.
  • 19
    Verberk WJ, Kroon AA, Kessels AG, et al. The optimal scheme of self blood pressure measurement as determined from ambulatory blood pressure recordings. J Hypertens. 2006;24:15411548.
  • 20
    Kawabe H, Saito I. Which measurement of home blood pressure should be used for clinical evaluation when multiple measurements are made? J Hypertens. 2007;25:13691374.
  • 21
    Stergiou GS, Parati G. The optimal schedule for self-monitoring of blood pressure by patients at home. J Hypertens. 2007;25:19921997.
  • 22
    Celis H, De Cort P, Fagard R, et al. For how many days should blood pressure be measured at home in older patients before steady levels are obtained? J Hum Hypertens. 1997;11:673677.
  • 23
    Pickering TG, Houston-Miller N, Ogedegbe G, et al. Call to action on use and reimbursement for home blood pressure monitoring: executive summary. A joint scientific statement from the American Heart Association, American Society of Hypertension, and Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association. Hypertension. 2008;52:19.
  • 24
    Shimizu M, Shibasaki S, Kario K. The value of home blood pressure monitoring. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2006;8:363367.
  • 25
    Pickering TG, Hall JE, Appel LJ, et al; Subcommittee of Professional and Public Education of the American Heart Association Council on High Blood Pressure Research Recommendations for blood pressure measurement in humans and experimental animals; part 1: blood pressure measurement in humans: a statement for professionals from the subcommittee of professional and public education of the American Heart Association council on high blood pressure research. Hypertension. 2005;45:142161.
  • 26
    Pickering T. Recommendations for the use of home (self) and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. American Society of Hypertension Ad Hoc Panel. Am J Hypertens. 1995;9:111.
  • 27
    O'Brien E, Asmar R, Beilin L, et al. European Society of Hypertension recommendations for conventional, ambulatory and home blood pressure measurement. J Hypertens. 2003;21:821848.
  • 28
    Thijs L, Staessen JA, Celis H, et al. Reference values for self-recorded blood pressure: a meta-analysis of summary data. Arch Intern Med. 1998;158:481488.
  • 29
    Tsuji I, Imai Y, Nagai K, et al. Proposal of reference values for home blood pressure measurement. Prognostic criteria based on prospective observation of the general population in Ohasama, Japan. Am J Hypertens. 1997;10:409418.
  • 30
    Pierdomenico SD, Lapenna D, Bucci A, et al. Cardiovascular and renal events in uncomplicated mild hypertensive patients with sustained and white coat hypertension. Am J Hypertens. 2004;17:876881.
  • 31
    Redon J, Campos C, Narciso ML, et al. Prognostic value of ambulatory blood pressure monitoring in refractory hypertension: a prospective study. Hypertension. 1998;31:712718.
  • 32
    Calhoun DA, Jones D, Textor S, et al. Resistant hypertension: diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment; a scientific statement from the American Heart Association professional education committee of the council for high blood pressure research. Hypertension. 2008;51:14031419.
  • 33
    Pickering TG, Shimbo D, Haas D. Ambulatory blood-pressure monitoring. N Engl J Med. 2006;354:23682374.
  • 34
    Oikawa T, Obara T, Ohkubo T, et al. Characteristics of resistant hypertension determined by self-measured blood pressure at home and office blood pressure measurements: the J-HOME study. J Hypertens. 2006;24:17371743.