Study concept and design: McManus, Mant, Bray, Bryan, Greenfield, Jowett, Little, Hobbs.
Acquisition, analysis, or interpretation of data: McManus, Mant, Haque, Bray, Bryan, Greenfield, Jones, Jowett, Penaloza, Schwartz, Shackleford, Shovelton, Varghese, Williams.
Drafting of the manuscript: McManus, Mant, Little, Schwartz, Shovelton, Hobbs.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: McManus, Mant, Haque, Bray, Bryan, Greenfield, Jones, Jowett, Penaloza, Shackleford, Varghese, Williams, Hobbs.
Statistical analysis: Haque, Bryan, Penaloza.
Obtained funding: McManus, Mant, Bryan, Greenfield, Hobbs.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Bray, Jones, Schwartz, Shackleford, Shovelton, Varghese, Hobbs.
Study supervision: McManus, Bray, Bryan, Jowett, Little, Williams.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: All authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest. Dr McManus reported that he has received equipment for research purposes from Omron and Lloyds Healthcare. Dr Williams reported that he works in academic collaboration with Healthstats, Singapore, in developing novel blood pressure monitoring approaches. Dr Hobbs reported that he has received limited research support in terms of blood pressure devices from Microlife and BP TRU and that he is supported by the NIHR SPCR, the NIHR Oxford BRC, and the NIHR CLAHRC Oxford. No other disclosures were reported.
TASMIN-SR Investigators Collaborators: PCRN Research Nurses: Somi Spannuth, Fenglin Guo, Sian Sylvester, Julie Timmins, Jacki Mundy, Kay Finney, Ann McDonald, Wendy Herring, Karla Preece, Sue Read, Emma Rayfield, Sharon Jones, Sue Maiden, Lesley Maloney, Pauline Derbyshire, Sue Smolen, Steve Hurdowar, and Mandy Aspinall.
Birmingham and Black Country: Bosworth Medical Centre, Dr Madeline Bates; Coseley Medical Practice, Dr Perumal Anandakumar; Eden Court Medical Practice, Dr Richard Edwards; Goodrest Croft Surgery, Dr Peter Giddings; Grange Hill Surgery, Dr Ramila Patel; Greenridge Surgery, Dr Nash Qamar; Jiggins Lane Surgery; Laurie Pike Medical Centre, Dr Will Murdoch; Little London Surgery, Dr Mandeep Chander; Newton Road Surgery, Dr Parag Pal; Northgate Practice, Dr Arun Singal; Norvic Family Health Centre, Dr Faheem Khan; Riverbrook Medical Centre, Dr Naresh Chauhan; Sherwood House Medical Centre, Dr Lawrence Miller; Swan Medical Centre, Dr Emamoke Ubogu; Swanswell Medical Centre, Dr Philip Schuppler; The Jacey Practice, Dr Mari Reynolds; The Lower Gornal Health Centre, Dr Naeem Malik; Wand Medical Centre, Dr Daryl Goodwin; and Yardley Wood Medical Centre, Dr Tina Banerjee.
East of England: Ambrose Avenue Group, Dr Ayotunde Ajala; Baddow Village Surgery, Dr Stephen Russell; Chafford Hundred Medical Centre, Dr Tonio Abela; Church Street Surgery, Dr Nicolette Williams; Churchfield Medical Centre, Dr Gina Johnson; Coltishall Surgery, Dr Neil Taylor; Dolphin House Surgery; Eden Surgery, Dr Rikin Patel; Great Notley Surgery, Dr Ramoo; Greensward Surgery, Dr Biju Kuriakose; John Tasker House, Dr Gervase Vernon; Leighton Road Surgery, Dr Farah Paruk; London Road Surgery; Martlesham Heath Surgery, Dr Anne Fitzgerald; Oaklands Surgery, Dr Shashi Rai; Ongar Health Centre, Dr Simon Whitehead; Orford Lodge, Dr Subhir Rohatghi; Prospect Medical Practice, Dr Nana Widmaier; Salisbury House Surgery, Dr Haseeb Wadud; St Stephensgate Medical Centre, Dr Frances Scouller; Stifford Clays, Dr Manoj Chandran; Sundon Medical Centre, Dr Haydn Williams; The Rookery Medical Centre, Dr Malini Wace; and The Surgery, Dr Nasir Jamal; Woolpit Health Centre.
West Midlands North: Ashley Surgery, Dr Denise Bladen; Penn Manor Medical Practice, Dr Manjeet Samra; and Cloisters Medical Practice, Dr Gulshan Kaul.
West Midlands South: Atherstone Surgery, Dr Trevor Gooding; Churchfields Surgery, Dr Ian Morrey; The Marches, Dr Crispin Fisher; and Trinity Court, Dr David Buckley.
Funding/Support: This article presents independent research funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) under its Programme Grants for Applied Research Programme (Grant Reference Number RP-PG 0606-1153), by the NIHR National School of Primary Care Research (NSPCR 16), and by an NIHR career development fellowship (Dr McManus). The study sponsor was the University of Birmingham.
Role of the Funder/Sponsor: The NIHR had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Disclaimer: The views expressed in this presentation are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the National Health Service, the NIHR, or the Department of Health.
Additional Contributions: We thank Amanda Davies and Fran Palmer (University of Birmingham) for administrative work on the project and to Roger Holder, Emeritus Head of Statistics in Primary Care in (University of Birmingham), who was the original trial statistician before handing over to Dr Haque. Nicki Spillman and Beryl Caswell for their input into the Steering Group as Voluntary Lay Representatives. Data Monitoring and Ethics Committee members Dr Martyn Lewis (University of Keele, chair), Dr Philip Evans (University of Exeter), Dr Matthew Giles (University Hospitals, Oxford), none of whom received compensation. The Primary Care Research Network Central England (specifically Mrs Ros Salter, Ms Jenny Stevens, Ms Jenny Titley, Prof Jeremy Dale, Ms Sue Elwell, and Dr Mark Porcheret) and Primary Care Research Network East of England (specifically Ms Camilla Croucher, and Dr Jonathan Graffy), none of whom received compensation.
Correction: This article was corrected October 14, 2014, to include the collaborators representing West Midlands South.