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This section contains handouts that are intended to be given to the patient for educational purposes.

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Self-Monitoring

How to take a Blood Pressure in English
An education sheet for English speaking patients that describes how to properly measure blood pressure. Also includes a tracking sheet to be used by patients for recording blood pressure measurements
How to take a Blood Pressure in Spanish
An education sheet for Spanish speaking patients that describes how to properly measure blood pressure. Includes a tracking sheet to be used by patients for recording blood pressure measurements
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home: Quick Summary for Patients
This document is a two-page resource for patient with information about blood pressure cuffs and taking blood pressure measurements at home. Space is also provided for the healthcare professional to write in a target BP and frequency of measurement instructions for patients.
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home: Interpreting Your Results- English
This is a resource for patients about how to interpret their blood pressure and action steps to take when taking blood pressure at home.
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home: Interpreting Your Results- Spanish
This is a resource for patients about how to interpret their blood pressure and action steps to take when taking blood pressure at home.
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home: All You Need to Know
This document provides a guide for patients about measuring blood pressure and how to take an accurate measurement at home. Guidance is also given about purchasing a blood pressure cuff and interpreting measurement results.

24-hour Ambulatory Monitoring

24-hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM)
This resources answers some common questions about the ambulatory blood pressure monitoring process. Patients will learn what to expect and directions to follow for an accurate reading.
Hipertensión arterial | Uso de un monitor de presión arterial ambulatorio (Spanish)
This resource answers the questions, “What is an ambulatory blood pressure monitor?” and “What happens when I wear the monitor?”.
High Blood Pressure | Using an Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor (English)
This resource answers the questions, “What is an ambulatory blood pressure monitor?” and “What happens when I wear the monitor?”.

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