Research Article

Screening for hypertension.

Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983; 287 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.287.6393.659 (Published 03 September 1983) Cite this as: Br Med J (Clin Res Ed) 1983;287:659
  1. H Gordon

    Abstract

    In an open access screening campaign for hypertension lasting six weeks 6259 individuals were screened with a Vita-Stat blood pressure computer and an estimated 4.2% to 5.4% of new cases were detected.