Medication-Taking Behaviors and Perceptions Among Adults With Heart Failure (from the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke Study)
作者: Matthew T. MeffordAlysse SephelMelissa K. Van DykeLigong ChenRaegan W. DurantTodd M. BrownMatthew FifoltJuan MayaParag GoyalMonika M. SaffordEmily B. Levitan
作者单位: 1University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama
2GSK Research & Development, Collegeville, Pennsylvania
3Amgen Inc., Thousand Oaks, California
4Weill Cornell Medicine, New York, New York
刊名: The American Journal of Cardiology, 2019, Vol.123 (10), pp.1667-1674
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2019.02.024
原始语种摘要: Medication regimens in adults with heart failure (HF) are complex which can complicate patient adherence. Individuals with HF frequently use beta blockers (BBs) for multiple indications, including hypertension and HF, but BBs can have significant side effects that may affect their use. We examined medication-taking behaviors and perceptions in individuals with HF with a particular focus on BBs. A mailed survey on medication use was administered to US adults with HF enrolled in the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke study. Among 518 respondents, 357 (69%) reported taking a BB. Nearly half (42%) reported taking ≥10 medications per day. However, 45% indicated that they did not miss any days taking medications, and over 85% reported willingness to take additional...
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:3.209 (2012)

  • treating 处理
  • reported 报告的
  • taking 摄影
  • interval 区间
  • ratio 
  • their 他们的
  • effects 海员自身物品
  • confidence 信用
  • higher 
  • medication 药疗法