Medication-taking behavior of the elderly.

  title={Medication-taking behavior of the elderly.},
  author={L H Huang},
  journal={The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences},
  volume={12 7},
  • L H Huang
  • Published 1996 in The Kaohsiung journal of medical sciences
The aim of this study was to examine the medication-taking behavior of older adults living in communities. Factors influencing their medication-taking behavior were also explored. Data were collected by way of a face-to-face interview survey through a random sample of 401 persons over 65 years of age, and were analyzed using SPSS computer software. The sample included two groups of people, one residing in an urban community and the other in a rural community. The results revealed information on… CONTINUE READING

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