Comparative Effectiveness Analysis of Treat-to-Target and Risk-Based Blood Pressure Control Guidelines
Investigator: Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, MD, PhD
Sponsor: Columbia University
Location(s): Argentina; Chile
To assess the effectiveness of United States national blood pressure control policy (Joint National Committee guidelines), compare current guidelines to alternative risk- or age-based approaches, and estimate guideline effectiveness in the face of future demographic shifts in the U.S.