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Accu-rate Study

Accuracy of patient-owned blood pressure monitors compared to Omron PA350 monitor checker

This is a primary care based cross sectional survey, testing patients’ blood pressure (BP) monitors using the OMRON PA350 digital BP tester. Monitors will be inflated following a standard process as recommended by each monitor manufacturer and the British Hypertension Society, with a pass rate of +/- 3mmHg or less from the PA350 reading.

GP Practice Involvement

  1. Complete a database search and check lists for exclusions

  2. Send Invite letters (research facilitator will complete this via Docmail)

  3. Send reminder letters to non-responding patients two weeks after the initial mailing (research facilitator will complete this via Docmail)


Practice Reimbursement

Your practice will receive a £320* search fee for the initial practice database search.


*Values are an indication and can vary depending on number of patients entered into the study from your practice.

If you are interested in the study, or would like to find out more, please contact: Jenny Lee, Research Facilitator Email: Phone: 02476 575 919

Tue 11 Oct 2016, 09:41 | Tags: New