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Blood Pressure Screening - References


  1. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2007). Screening for high blood pressure: Reaffirmation recommendation statement. Available online:

Other Works Consulted

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2013). Screening for primary hypertension in children and adolescents. Accessed January 11, 2014.

  • Weber MA, et al. (2013). Clinical practice guidelines for the management of hypertension in the community. Journal of Clinical Hypertension. DOI: 10.1111/jch.12237. Accessed December 19, 2013.

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