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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Action And Coping Plans Related To The Behavior Of Adherence To Drug Therapy Among Coronary Heart Disease Outpatients.
Author: Lourenço, Laura Bacelar de Araujo
Rodrigues, Roberta Cunha Matheus
Spana, Thaís Moreira
Gallani, Maria Cecília Bueno Jayme
Cornélio, Marilia Estevam
Abstract: to analyze the action and coping plans related to the behavior of adhering to drug therapy, developed by coronary heart disease (CHD) outpatients, and to identify the barriers perceived to adopting this behavior. the participants (n=59) were invited to formulate action plans and coping plans for the behavior of adhering to the cardio-protective medications and the symptom-relief medications. specific action plans for taking the medications associated with temporal markers and the sleep-wake cycle were shown. The most frequently reported obstacles were forgetfulness and absence of routine in daily living activities. The coping plans for overcoming forgetfulness were the most specific. this study's findings support the application of implementation intentions aimed at optimizing adherence to drug therapy among patients with CHD.
Subject: Adaptation, Psychological
Coronary Disease
Female
Humans
Male
Medication Adherence
Middle Aged
Outpatients
Rights: aberto
Identifier DOI: 
Address: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23174825
Date Issue: -1-Uns- -1
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