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A prospective 6-month study of adherence to treatment of patients with cardiovascular diseases of regional hospital of the Saratov region

Year: 2015, volume 11 Issue: №2 Pages: 129-135
Heading: Internal Diseases Article type: Original article
Authors: Bulaeva Y.V., Naumova Е.А., Semenova O.N.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The aim of the study was to examine the degree of influence of the complex of factors on adherence to long —term drug therapy. Material and Methods. The survey of hospitalized patients with diseases of cardiovascular system has been performed in the therapeutic department of the district hospital of the Saratov region. The questionnaire included socio-demographic indicators, the presence of comorbidity. After 6 months follow-up calls to patients were performed. The relationship between the characteristics were analyzed using one-factor analysis. Results. 100 patients (54% of those invited to the study) completed the survey. After 6 months 86 (80%) patients has managed to be in contact, 44 (51 %) — continue taking drugs after discharge. Continued drug therapy patients, who considered theoretically correct constant mode of therapy (p

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