Team Up. Pressure Down.

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Team Up. Pressure Down.

Description

This nationwide program aims to lower blood pressure and prevent hypertension through patient–pharmacist engagement. The videos and resources on this page can help patients, pharmacists, and health care providers better understand high blood pressure and the steps they can take to prevent or treat it.

Resources include the following:

  • Blood pressure journal
  • Medication tracker wallet card
  • Pocket discussion tool
  • Drug Adherence Work-up (DRAW ©) tool
  • Blood pressure guide
  • Poster
  • Postcard
  • Medication reminders
  • Blood pressure calculator

Developer:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Million Hearts

Funding Sources:

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

History

Release Date: 2012
Original Summary: November 2012
Last Updated: 05/08/13

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