THE IMPORTANCE OF PERSONALITY AND BELIEFS ABOUT MEDICATION FOR ADHERENCE TO ASTHMA MEDICATION REGIMENS

@inproceedings{Emilsson2010THEIO,
  title={THE IMPORTANCE OF PERSONALITY AND BELIEFS ABOUT MEDICATION FOR ADHERENCE TO ASTHMA MEDICATION REGIMENS},
  author={Maria Emilsson},
  year={2010}
}
Uncontrolled asthma can result in lung and respiratory tract complications. Asthma can be controlled with medications, but complete control cannot always be achieved. The most common cause of failure to achieve asthma control is lack of adherence to asthma medication regimens. Aim: 1) To investigate whether personality traits in young adults with asthma were related to asthma control and health-related quality of life, as well as to elucidate the relationship between personality traits and… CONTINUE READING