Effectiveness of a Barbershop-Based Program to Improve High Blood Pressure Control and Awareness in Black Men


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Summary of Purpose

Black men in the United States have a greater risk of developing high blood pressure than men of any other ethnic or racial group. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of a high blood pressure detection and medical referral program conducted by barbers in predominantly Black barbershops at increasing awareness and lowering blood pressure levels among their Black male customers.

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 11 June 2014.

1 May 2006 12 May 2006 1 Dec 2008 1 Jun 2009 1 Jul 2009 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Health Services Research
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


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