Awareness of hypertension guidelines in Taiwanese nurses: a questionnaire survey.

@article{Chen2011AwarenessOH,
  title={Awareness of hypertension guidelines in Taiwanese nurses: a questionnaire survey.},
  author={Hsiao-Lien Chen and P Liu and Pei-Wei Liu and Pei-Shan Tsai},
  journal={The Journal of cardiovascular nursing},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={129-36}
}
BACKGROUND AND RESEARCH OBJECTIVE Nurses play an important role in hypertension prevention and management because of their unique positions in patient education. However, the effectiveness of patient education relies largely on the nurse's level of awareness of the current hypertension guidelines. The purpose of this study was to examine the level of awareness of hypertension guidelines and associated factors among nurses in Taiwan. SUBJECTS AND METHODS A cross-sectional survey was conducted… CONTINUE READING

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