Trending Medical and health breaking news Bias, Inertia Help Explain Racial Disparities in BP Control

Trending Medical and health breaking news Bias, Inertia Help Explain Racial Disparities in BP Control

Inequities in treatment intensification is one of the major factors responsible for racial disparities in management of blood pressure (BP), suggests a study conducted in the United States. The study, which included 16,114 patients with elevated BP who received care at one of 11 safety-net clinics in San Francisco, found that Black patients were less…