REACH OUT: to Reduce High Blood Pressure in the Emergency Department


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

One of the most powerful predictors of stroke is hypertension, with estimates of approximately 33% of adults in the United States experiencing this condition. Hypertension is very prevalent in the emergency department (ED), but significantly undertreated. The overall goal of this project is to develop a text messaging intervention to improve hypertension care in the ED. This will first be done by testing the...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 7 February 2018.

1 Oct 2014 23 Oct 2014 1 Aug 2015 1 Aug 2015 1 Feb 2018 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Basics




Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Open Label
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


  • Lesli Skolarus, MD