Improving hypertension self-management with community health coaches.

Abstract

Approximately two thirds of those older than 60 years have a hypertension diagnosis. The aim of our program, Health Coaches for Hypertension Control, is to improve hypertension self-management among rural residents older than 60 years through education and support offered by trained community volunteers called Health Coaches. Participants received baseline… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1524839914533797

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