Hypertensive patients’ perceptions about prescribed medicines
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: COSTA, Filipa (ANF, CEFAR, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Couto (ANF, LISBOA, Portugal)
Ferreira (ANF, LISBOA, Portugal)
Gouveia (ANF, LISBOA, Portugal)
Aims: To test a questionnaire evaluating patients’ perceptions about medicines, communication with doctors and stages of change. This project will focus on testing different approaches to compliance and to refine this tool.
Methods: A pilot study was used to test this first version of a self-administered questionnaire. Some of the variables.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.