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Comparative Effectiveness of Implementation Strategies for Blood Pressure Control in Hypertensive Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

The prevalence of hypertension is high and is increasing worldwide, whereas the proportion of controlled hypertension is low. The purpose of this systematic review is to assess the comparative effectiveness of 8 implementation strategies for blood pressure (BP) control in adults with hypertension.

Conclusion: Multilevel, multicomponent strategies, followed by patient-level strategies, are most effective for BP control in patients with hypertension and should be used to improve hypertension control.

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