Gender Differences in the Self-Regulation of Hypertension

@article{Taylor2001GenderDI,
  title={Gender Differences in the Self-Regulation of Hypertension},
  author={Stephanie D. Taylor and Richard P. Bagozzi and Caroline A. Gaither},
  journal={Journal of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2001},
  volume={24},
  pages={469-487}
}
The theory of planned behavior was adapted and revised to explain efforts made by patients to regulate their hypertension. A test of this theory of self-regulation revealed significant differences between men (N = 105) and women (N = 102) in their decision making and goal pursuit activities. For men, attitude toward success had both direct and indirect (through desire and intentions) effects on efforts to regulate hypertension. Attitudes had no influence on effort for women. Perceived… CONTINUE READING
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