Ace the Case: A 65-Year-Old Man with a History of Diabetes Mellitus, Hypertension, and Dyslipidemia


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Question 1
What is the current recommendation regarding the use of home blood pressure monitoring in patients with T2DM and hypertension?
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Correct Answer: D

Rationale: All patients with hypertension and diabetes should monitor their blood pressure at home to help identify masked or white coat hypertension, as well as to improve adherence to medications. Patients should bring their home blood pressure monitoring device with them to their provider’s office to check it for accuracy.