November 1, 2010

Pharmacist-Physician Comanagement of Hypertension and Reduction in 24-Hour Ambulatory Blood Pressures

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This prospective, cluster-randomized, controlled clinical trial examined the impact of pharmacist-primary care physician collaborative management of hypertension.  Patients receiving the intervention achieved greater reduction in 24-hour BP and a high rate of BP control.

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    An important finding that likely can be adapted to real clinical practice. The challenge will be in funding pharmacists in primary care settings to take on this role. Any countries/states doing this?