Adherence to medications and associated factors: A cross-sectional study among Palestinian hypertensive patients.

@article{AlRamahi2015AdherenceTM,
  title={Adherence to medications and associated factors: A cross-sectional study among Palestinian hypertensive patients.},
  author={Rowa' J Al-Ramahi},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and global health},
  year={2015},
  volume={5 2},
  pages={125-32}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess adherence of Palestinian hypertensive patients to therapy and to investigate the effect of a range of demographic and psychosocial variables on medication adherence. METHODS A questionnaire-based, cross-sectional descriptive study was undertaken at a group of outpatient clinics of the Ministry of Health, in addition to a group of private clinics and pharmacies in the West Bank. Social and demographic variables and self-reported drug adherence (Morisky scale) were… CONTINUE READING

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