TABLE 3

Medicaid Adolescents With Primary HTN and Antihypertensive Prescription, by Drug Class and Prescribing Physician (n = 977)

ACEARBBBCCBDIUComboTotal (%)
One DrugMultiple Drugs
Adult PCP only16421144611812745616 (63)
Pediatric PCP only17026136145 (5)
Spec only2702342312796 (10)
Both PCP + Spec3321611163324135 (14)
Both adult PCP + pediatric PCP822275632 (3)
Unknown9088185553 (5)
Total258 (26%)6 (1%)165 (17%)77 (8%)195 (20%)276 (28%)977
  • CCB, calcium channel blockers; Combo, combination antihypertensive drugs. P ≤ 0001.