School of Population Health

May Measurement Month

Image MMM logoMay Measurement Month is a global campaign led by the International Society of Hypertension to increase awareness of raised blood pressure. Since 2017 over 4 million adults have been screened globally.

 

Key Publications

  • Beaney T, Schutte AE, Stergio GS, Borghi C, Burger D, Charchar F, Cro S, Diaz A, Damasceno A, Espeche W, Jose AP, Khan N, Kokubo Y, Maheshari A, Marin MJ, More A, Neupane D, Nilsson P, Patil M, Prabhakaran D, Ramirez A, Rodriguez P, Schlaich M, Steckelings U, Tomaszewski M, Unger T, Wainford R, Wang J, Williams B, Poulter NR on behalf of the MMM Investigators. May Measurement Month 2019: The global blood pressure screening campaign of the International Society of Hypertension. Hypertension 2020. doi: 10.1161/HYPERTENSIONAHA.120.14874.
  • Beaney T, Burrell LM, Castillo RR, Charchar FJ, Cro Z, Damasceno A, Kruger R, Nilsson PM, Prabhakaran D, Ramirez A, Schlaich MP, Schutte AE, Tomaszewski M, Touyz R, Wang JG, Weber MA, Poulter NR on behalf of the MMM Investigators. May Measurement Month 2018: Results of the Global Blood Pressure Screening Programme of the International Society of Hypertension. Eur Heart J 2019; 40:2006-2017. doi:10.1093/eurheartj/ehz300.
  • Beaney T, Schutte AE, Tomaszewski M, Burrell L, Charchar F, Ariti C, Castillo RR, Damasceno A, Kruger R, Nilsson PM, Prabhakaran D, Ramirez A, Schlaich MP, Wang H, Poulter NR on behalf of the MMM Investigators. May Measurement Month 2017: an analysis of blood pressure screening results worldwide. Lancet Glob Health 2018; 6:e736-e743 http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(18)30259-6.