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Rate of Compliance Among Patients with Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension

@article{Hamooz2004RateOC,
  title={Rate of Compliance Among Patients with Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension},
  author={Saed Hamooz and Ola A. Aker and Waleed M. Sweileh},
  journal={An-Najah University Journal for Research - Natural Sciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={19},
  pages={1-11}
}
The purpose of this study is to measure the rate of compliance of patients with chronic diseases (diabetes mellitus and hypertension) who attend the clinics of the ministry of health (MOH) in northern Palestine. Three hundred and twenty one (321) patients are personally interviewed using graded questionnaire to assess their compliance. The results have shown that there is 6.5% non-compliance, 52.4% poor/partial compliance and 42.1% good compliance among the tested sample. The percentage of… 

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