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Qualifier English: Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory
Qualifier Spanish: Monitoreo Ambulatorio de la Presión Arterial
Descriptor monitorización ambulatoria de la presión arterial
Entry term(s) monitorización de la presión arterial ambulatoria
Scope note: Método por el que se realizan lecturas repetidas de la presión arterial, mientras el paciente realiza sus actividades diarias normales. Esto permite el análisis cuantitativo de la presión arterial elevada a lo largo del tiempo y sirve para distinguir entre tipos de HIPERTENSIÓN y evaluar la efectividad del tratamiento antihipertensivo.
Qualifier Portuguese: Monitorização Ambulatorial da Pressão Arterial
Qualifier French: Surveillance ambulatoire de la pression artérielle
Entry term(s): Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Home
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Self
Home Blood Pressure Monitoring
Monitoring, Ambulatory Blood Pressure
Self Blood Pressure Monitoring
Tree number(s): E01.370.370.140.100
E01.370.520.500.100
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018660
Scope note: Method in which repeated blood pressure readings are made while the patient undergoes normal daily activities. It allows quantitative analysis of the high blood pressure load over time, can help distinguish between types of HYPERTENSION, and can assess the effectiveness of antihypertensive therapy.
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
MO mortality
MT methods
NU nursing
PX psychology
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
VE veterinary
Previous Indexing: Blood Pressure Determination (1981-1994)
Blood Pressure Monitors (1990-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32339
Unique ID: D018660
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Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/04/19
Revision Date: 2015/06/22
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory - Preferred
Concept UI M0027958
Scope note Method in which repeated blood pressure readings are made while the patient undergoes normal daily activities. It allows quantitative analysis of the high blood pressure load over time, can help distinguish between types of HYPERTENSION, and can assess the effectiveness of antihypertensive therapy.
Preferred term Blood Pressure Monitoring, Ambulatory
Entry term(s) Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
Monitoring, Ambulatory Blood Pressure
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Self - Narrower
Concept UI M0456887
Scope note An element of SELF CARE.
Preferred term Blood Pressure Monitoring, Self
Entry term(s) Self Blood Pressure Monitoring
Blood Pressure Monitoring, Home - Narrower
Concept UI M0456886
Scope note An element of HOME CARE SERVICES.
Preferred term Blood Pressure Monitoring, Home
Entry term(s) Home Blood Pressure Monitoring



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