TABLE 3

Five Most “Sensitive” and Most “Specific” Screening Tools

RankPrehypertensionHypertension
Most “Sensitive” Screening ToolsMost “Specific” Screening ToolsMost “Sensitive” Screening ToolsMost “Specific” Screening Tools
1Kaelber and Pickett13 tableDiagnostic criteria formulasKaelber and Pickett13 tableDiagnostic criteria formulas
2Mitchell et al12 tableArdissino et al15 tableMitchell et al12 tableChiolero et al14 table
3BPHRKaelber and Pickett13 tableBPHRArdissino et al15 table
4MBPHRMBPHRMBPHRMBPHR
5SBPHRMitchell et al12 tableArdissino et al15 tableBPHR