Factors Associated With Self-Management in African Americans With Hypertension

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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/623353
Category:
Full-text
Format:
Text-based Document
Type:
Poster
Level of Evidence:
N/A
Research Approach:
N/A
Title:
Factors Associated With Self-Management in African Americans With Hypertension
Author(s):
Bolin, Linda P.
Lead Author STTI Affiliation:
Beta Nu
Author Details:
Linda P. Bolin, PhD, Department of Baccalaureate Education, East Carolina University - College of Nursing, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Abstract:

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.

Keywords:
African Americans; Hypertension; Self-management
Repository Posting Date:
18-Oct-2017
Date of Publication:
18-Oct-2017
Other Identifiers:
CONV17PST146
Conference Date:
2017
Conference Name:
44th Biennial Convention
Conference Host:
Sigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursing
Conference Location:
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
Description:
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.

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dc.language.isoen_USen
dc.type.categoryFull-texten
dc.formatText-based Documenten
dc.typePosteren
dc.evidence.levelN/Aen
dc.research.approachN/Aen
dc.titleFactors Associated With Self-Management in African Americans With Hypertensionen_US
dc.contributor.authorBolin, Linda P.en
dc.contributor.departmentBeta Nuen
dc.author.detailsLinda P. Bolin, PhD, Department of Baccalaureate Education, East Carolina University - College of Nursing, Greenville, North Carolina, USAen
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/623353-
dc.description.abstract<p><span>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.</span></p>en
dc.subjectAfrican Americansen
dc.subjectHypertensionen
dc.subjectSelf-managementen
dc.date.available2017-10-18T17:20:37Z-
dc.date.issued2017-10-18-
dc.date.accessioned2017-10-18T17:20:37Z-
dc.conference.date2017en
dc.conference.name44th Biennial Conventionen
dc.conference.hostSigma Theta Tau International, the Honor Society of Nursingen
dc.conference.locationIndianapolis, Indiana, USAen
dc.description44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.en
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