Predictors of Blood Pressure Control and Associations With Cardiovascular Diseases in Individuals With High Blood Pressure: a CALIBER Study

Active, not recruiting

Phase N/A Results N/A

Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

- Patients aged 18 and over
- Registered with a participating general practice during the study period
- Minimum one year of records prior to study entry meeting CPRD data quality
- Diagnosed with high blood pressure in the period January 1997 - March 2010

Exclusion Criteria

- Patients without record of gender
- Patients with prior atherosclerotic disease, as recorded in primary care or hospitalisation data
- Patients with less than 6 months of follow-up since diagnosis of high blood pressure