Cardiovascular medication utilization and adherence among adults living in rural and urban areas: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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BACKGROUND Rural residents face numerous barriers to healthcare access and studies suggest poorer health outcomes for rural patients. Therefore we undertook a systematic review to determine if cardiovascular medication utilization and adherence patterns differ for rural versus urban patients. METHODS A comprehensive search of major electronic datasets was… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-14-544

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@inproceedings{Murphy2014CardiovascularMU, title={Cardiovascular medication utilization and adherence among adults living in rural and urban areas: a systematic review and meta-analysis}, author={Gaetanne K Murphy and Finlay Aleck McAlister and Daniala L. Weir and Lisa Tjosvold and D T Eurich}, booktitle={BMC public health}, year={2014} }