Table 1

Indications for 24-hour ABPM

Borderline hypertension
Variable clinic blood pressure
Suspected white coat hypertension
Suspected white coat effect
Resistant hypertension
Hypertension in pregnancy
Hypertension in elderly patients
Evaluation of symptoms suggesting postural hypotension
Evaluation of symptoms suggesting drug induced hypotension
Blood pressure evaluation in patients with the suspected or proven autonomic dysfunction
As an overall guide to hypertension treatment
As a prognostic cardiovascular tool