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Title: Failure to Initiate Medicine in Newly Diagnosed Hypertensives Despite Sustained High Blood Pressure in Nepal: an Under-discussed Dimension of Non-adherence
Authors: Thakur, Nishant
Budhathoki, Shyamsundar
Citation: ThakurN., & BudhathokiS. (2021). Failure to Initiate Medicine in Newly Diagnosed Hypertensives Despite Sustained High Blood Pressure in Nepal: an Under-discussed Dimension of Non-adherence. Journal of Nepal Health Research Council, 18(4), 804-806. https://doi.org/10.33314/jnhrc.v18i4.2474
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: Nepal Health Research Council
Keywords: Adherence
Barrier
Hypertension
Series/Report no.: Oct-Dec, 2020;2474
Abstract: Abstract Hypertension is growing challenge in Nepalese community which is evident from the growing concern from all sectors. Non-adherence to hypertensive medication pose challenge as patients are reluctant to start drug despite receiving physician’s advice. Continuing drug life-long once started, is a fear factor that needs dealing urgently. Keywords: Adherence; barrier; hypertension
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URI: http://103.69.126.140:8080/handle/20.500.14356/1528
ISSN: Print ISSN: 1727-5482; Online ISSN: 1999-6217
Appears in Collections:Vol. 18 No. 4 (2020): Vol. 18 No. 4 Issue 49 Oct-Dec 2020

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