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The Association Between the Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine and Medication Adherence in Hypertensive African-Americans

2014-08-27 03:48:42 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The objective of this study is to better understand strategies used by African Americans with hypertension in order to control their blood pressure.

Description

The objective of this study is to better understand strategies used by African Americans with hypertension in order to control their blood pressure. Through the use of qualitative interviews, the beliefs and attitudes toward complementary medicine of African Americans with hypertension will be elucidated.

Study Design

N/A

Conditions

Hypertension

Intervention

Self-affirmation intervention

Location

New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Medical College
New York
New York
United States
10021

Status

Completed

Source

Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:48:42-0400

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