Factors associated with self-management in African Americans with hypertension
Linda P. Bolin, PhD, Department of Baccalaureate Education, East Carolina University - College of Nursing, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
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African Americans have a higher prevalence of hypertension and poorer health outcomes. Effective management of hypertension requires pharmacology therapy, a low sodium diet, and increased physical activity. The aim of this study was to examine the influence of multifaceted factors on self-management behaviors related to hypertension in African Americans.
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