Difficult hypertension clinic utilizing a nurse specialist: A cost-efficient model for the modern era?
posted by WM Admin on 22 May 2015
Year of Publication
The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, 20 May [Epub before print]
Journal article (peer reviewed)
A specialist referral hypertension clinic established in 2009 at North Shore Hospital, Auckland has much of the follow-up work done by a nurse specialist. In this study, the authors reviewed data from the first 1000 patients discharged from the clinic and "propose this as a cost-efficient model that could easily be duplicated in other centers".
Type of Study
How to Access
This article is available to read in free full text at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jch.12573