Medication Adherence in patients with Hypertension in the Health Center of Coimbra-Portugal
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: CRUZ SANTOS, Rui (College of Health Technology of Coimbra, Department of Pharmacy, Coimbra, Portugal)
Non-adherence to antihypertensive treatment is a major obstacle in controlling blood pressure, has a major impact on quality of life of patients. For this reason, it is important to identify and assess the degree of adherence to treatment, using methods of adherence. Thus, it is possible to implement strategies to increase compliance, promoting.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.