Mobile App Improves Hypertension Medication Adherence, Not Blood Pressure

“How then could use of a smartphone app be enhanced to result in greater benefits for patients with hypertension?” asked Morawski. “One solution is to offer more disease-specific customization of smartphone tools. An alternative idea is to link the app to clinical care.”

The study, “Association of a Smartphone Application With Medication Adherence and Blood Pressure Control,” was published online in JAMA Internal Medicine.