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Table 2 Adjusted difference in blood pressure of patients with hypertension with and without VKA Treatment

From: General Practitioners’ vitamin K antagonist monitoring is associated with better blood pressure control in patients with hypertension – a cross-sectional database study

Patients included (n = 4,412) VKA group vs. control group  
  Adjusteda mean difference (95 % CI) p-value
Systolic BP (mm Hg) −8.4 (−9.8 − −7.0) <0.01
Diastolic BP (mm Hg) −1.5 (−2.3 − −0.7) <0.01
  Adjusted* Odds Ratio (95 % CI) p-value
Controlled BP (<140/90 mm Hg) 2.7 (2.2 – 3.4) <0.001
  1. aadjusted for age, sex, observation period, number of consultations and number of chronic conditions, coronary heart disease, heart failure, atherosclerosis, obesity, diabetes