A randomized controlled trial of positive-affect intervention and medication adherence in hypertensive African Americans Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Antihypertensive Agents
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Hypertension
  • Medication Adherence
  • Patient Education as Topic

abstract

  • A PE intervention enhanced with PA led to significantly higher medication adherence compared with PE alone in hypertensive African Americans. Future studies should assess the cost-effectiveness of integrating such interventions into primary care. Trial Registration clinicaltrials.gov Identifier: NCT00227175.

publication date

  • February 27, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4669680

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinternmed.2011.1307

PubMed ID

  • 22269592

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 322

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 172

number

  • 4