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Effect of web-based multicomponent intervention on blood pressure control

JAMA Network Open

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JAMA Network

About The Study: Results of this randomized clinical trial that included 4,100 patients with hypertension showed that a multicomponent intervention delivered on a web-based platform improved blood pressure control rate and lowered blood pressure level more than usual care alone. Such a telemedicine program may provide a new, effective way to treat patients with hypertension in the community and may generate public health benefits across diverse populations. 

Authors: Zengwu Wang, M.D., Ph.D., of Peking Union Medical College & Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences in Beijing, is the corresponding author. 

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