NHLBI African American Blood Pressure Control RCTs Tools and Resources for Dissemination

URL RFA: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/guide/rfa-files/RFA-HL-04-007.html
Einhorn PT. National Heart, Lung, and Blood institute-initiated program interventions to improve hypertension control rates in African Americans: Background and implementation. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2009; 2(3): 236-40.
PMC ID #: 20031843
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2798164/
Full Article URL: http://circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/2/3/236.full.pdf+html
Meta-Analysis and Dissemination Webcast ●Presentation: Tobin, J.N., Pavlik, V.N., Ogedegbe, G., Hyman, D.J., Feldman, P., Schwartz, J.E., Chan, W., Mcdonald, M., Svarstad, B.L., Cassells, A., Einhorn, P. “Multi-Level Interventions to Improve Hypertension Control for African-Americans: Lessons Learned and Tools from NHLBI-Funded Cluster Randomized Trials” Accepted for Presentation at ISHIB2015: The 28th Annual International Interdisciplinary Conference on Hypertension and Related Risk Factors in Ethnic Populations, New York, NY, May 14 – 15, 2015.
●Publication: Pavlik, V.N., Chan, W., Hyman, D.J., Feldman, P., Ogedegbe, G., Schwartz, J.E., McDonald, M., Einhorn, P., Tobin, J.N., “Evaluating Health-Systems Level Hypertension Control Interventions for African-Americans: Lessons from a Pooled Analysis of Three Cluster Randomized Trials.” Current Hypertension Reviews (In Press, 2015).PMC ID#: 25808682 Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25808682
●CDN Webcast: Multi-level Interventions to Improve Hypertension Control for African-Americans: Lessons Learned & Tools from NHLBI-funded Cluster Randomized Trials
Presented by: Paula Einhorn, MD, MS, Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MS, Penny Feldman, PhD, David Hyman, PhD, Bonnie L. Svarstad, PhD, Valory Pavlik, PhD, Jonathan N. Tobin, PhD
Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 12:00-1:30 PM EDT
●Pubmed URL
●Article URL
Pavlik, V. N., Greisinger, A. J., Pool, J., Haidet, P., & Hyman, D. J. “Does reducing physician uncertainty improve hypertension control? Rationale and methods.” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, 2(3), 257-263, 2009.
PMC ID #: PMC2780342
Pubmed URL:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20031846?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: http://intl-circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/2/3/257.full
Ogedegbe G, Tobin J.N., Fernandez S, et al. “Counseling African Americans to Control Hypertension (CAATCH) trial: a multi-level intervention to improve blood pressure control in hypertensive blacks.” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, 2(3):257-56, 2009.
PMC ID #: PMC2800792
Pubmed URL:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20031845?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: http://circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/2/3/249.full
Feldman, P.H., McDonald, M.V., Mongoven, J.M., Peng, T.R., Gerber, L.M., & Pezzin, L.E. “Home-based blood pressure interventions for blacks.” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, 2(3), 241-248, 2009.
PMC ID #: PMC2846559
Pubmed URL:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20031844?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: http://circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/2/3/241.full
Svarstad, B.L., Kotchen, J.M., Shireman, et al. “The Team Education and Adherence Monitoring (TEAM) Trial Pharmacy Interventions to Improve Hypertension Control in Blacks.” Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes, 2(3), 264-271, 2009.
PMC ID#: PMC2787470
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20031847?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: http://circoutcomes.ahajournals.org/content/2/3/264.full.html
Baseline Results
●Pubmed URL
●Article URL
Hyman DJ, Pavlik VN, Griesinger AJ, ChanW, Bayona J. Mansyur C., Simms V., Pool J. “Effect of a Physician Uncertainty Reduction Intervention on Blood Pressure in Uncontrolled Hypertensive- Cluster Randomized Trial.” J Gen Intern Med, 27(4), 413-419, 2012.
PMC ID #: PMC3304039
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3304039/
Full Article URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3304039/pdf/11606_2011_Article_1888.pdf 
Grigoryan, L., Pavlik, V. N., & Hyman, D. J. “Patterns of nonadherence to antihypertensive therapy in primary care.” The Journal of Clinical Hypertension, 15(2), 107-111, 2013.
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3711402/
Full Article URL: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jch.12030/epdf
Fernandez, S., Tobin, J.N., Diaz-Gloster, M., Cassells, A., Khalida, C., Ogedegbe, G.“The Counseling African Americans to Control Hypertension (CAATCH) Trial: Baseline Demographic, Clinical and Psychosocial Characteristics” Implementation Science, 6:100-113, 2011.
PMC ID#: PMC3179927
Pubmed URL:http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3179927/
Full Article URL: http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1748-5908-6-100.pdf
McDonald, M.V., Pezzin, L.E., Peng, T.R., Feldman, P.H. “Understanding the complexity of hypertensive African American home care patients: Challenges to Intervention.” Ethnicity & Disease, 19:148-153, 2009.
PMC ID #: PMC3521616
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3521616/
Full Article URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3521616/pdf/nihms424148.pdf
Main Effects/Results
●Pubmed URL
●Article URL
N/A Ogedegbe, G., Tobin, J.N., Fernandez, S., Cassells, A., et al. “Counseling African Americans to Control Hypertension (CAATCH): Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial Main Effects.” Circulation, 2(3), 249-256, 2014.
PMC ID #: none
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24657991?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4565195/pdf/nihms573121.pdf
Pezzin, L.E., Feldman, P.H., Mongoven, J.M., McDonald, M. V., Gerber, L. M., & Peng, T. R. Improving blood pressure control: results of home-based post-acute care interventions. Journal of Gen Internal Med, 26(3), 280-286, 2011.
PMC ID #: PMC3043175
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3043175/
Full Article URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3043175/pdf/11606_2010_Article_1525.pdf
Svarstad, B.L., Kotchen, J.M., Shireman, T.I., et al. “Improving refill adherence and hypertension control in black patients: Wisconsin TEAM trial.” Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 53(5), 520-529, 2013.
PMC ID #: 24030130
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24030130
Full Article URL:
Other Papers
●Pubmed URL
●Article URL
Grigoryan, L., Pavlik, V. N., & Hyman, D. J. “Predictors of antihypertensive medication adherence in two urban health-care systems.” American Journal of Hypertension, 25(7), 735-738, 2012.
PMC ID #: none
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22441507?dopt=Abstract
Full Article URL: *Registration required http://ajh.oxfordjournals.org/content/25/7/735.long
Grigoryan, L., Pavlik, V. N., & Hyman, D. J. “Characteristics, drug combinations and dosages of primary care patients with uncontrolled ambulatory blood pressure and high medication adherence.” Journal of the American Society of Hypertension, 7(6), 471-476, 2013.
PMC ID #: PMC3883386
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3883386/
Full Article URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3883386/pdf/nihms502126.pdf
Schoenthaler, A., Chaplin, W., Allegrante, J., Fernandez, S., Diaz-Gloster, M., Ogedegbe, G., Tobin, J.N., “Provider Communication Effects Medication Adherence in Hypertensive African Americans” Patient Education and Counseling, 75:185-191, 2009.
PMC ID #: PMC3043175
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2698021/
Full Article URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2698021/pdf/nihms111243.pdf
Schoenthaler, A., Schwartz, J.E., Brondolo, E., Cassells, A., Tobin, J.N., “Daily Interpersonal Conflict Predicts Masked Hypertension in an Urban Sample” American Journal of Hypertension, 23(10): 1092-0188, 2010.
PMC ID #: PMC20616788
Pubmed URL:
FFull Article URL:
* Registration required http://ajh.oxfordjournals.org/content/23/10/1082.abstract
Gerber, L.M., Mann, S.J., McDonald, M.V., Chiu, Y., Sridharan, S., Feldman, P.H. “Diuretic use in black patients with uncontrolled hypertension.” American Journal of Hypertension, 26(2):174-179, 2013.
PMC ID #: PMC362603
Pubmed URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3626036/
Full Article URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3626036/pdf/hps029.pdf
MANUAL OF OPERATIONS Manual of Operations Manual of Operations Manual of Operations Manual of Operations
PATIENT N/A Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Tools N/A Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Tools
DABL Website
Weblink: http://www.dableducational.org/
Blood Pressure Tracker: Know Your Numbers
Home Blood Pressure Log
Manage Your Medications
Home Blood Pressure Log Patient Help Tools
Usual Care – Training Shake Your Salt Habit
Add Steps to Your Day
DASH Eating Plan
NHLBI Guide to Lowering Blood Pressure
Patient Education
Self Paced Program Instruction (SPPI)
Weblink to Videos
Link: http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/educational/
CLINICIAN CME Education VNSNY Hypertension Study Intervention Contact and Management Protocol Review Brief Medication Questionnaire
CCME Webcasts | Weblink to Webcasts Brief Medication Questionnaire
CDN CAATCH Project – Hypertension and Heart Failure/span>
Presented by: Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, MS

ALLHAT Clinical Trial Results
Presented by: Michael Alderman, MD

Improving Blood Pressure Treatment in the Community: How the JNC7
Recommendations and ALLHAT Trial Results Relate to Your Practice
Presented by: M. Monica Sweeney, MD, MPH

Blood Pressure Control in Hispanic Participants in ALLHAT
Presented by: Karen Margolis, MD, MPH

Role of Lifestyle Changes in the Treatment of Hypertension:
When and How?
Presented by: Lawrence Appel, MD

Management of Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease: A Report from
the ALLHAT study
Presented by: Mahboob Rahman, MD, MS

Outcomes in Hypertensive Black and Non-Black Patients Treated with
Chlorthalidone, Amlodipine and Lisinopril
Presented by: Jackson Wright, MD, PhD

Clinical Checklist and Procedures
Health Checklist
Consultation Tips Health Checklist

Protocol for Measurement of Blood Pressure by Intervention Team
Team Action Plan

Clinician Feedback Monitoring Clinical Checklist and Procedures
Clinician Feedback Form Request for Medication Review Letter
Request for Medication Review Form

Procedures for Severe Blood Pressure
BP Goal Check

PRACTICE Blood Pressure Monitoring Tool Clinician Chart Audit N/A Appointment Materials:

Appointment Cards
Reminder First Visit

Reminder Missed you
Reminder Follow-up Visit

Record Keeping
Hypertension Monitoring and Tracking Form Chart Audit Form Pharmacist Counseling Tips: BMQ
TEAM Log and Progress Notes