Resultados: 2

Health related quality of life of patients undergoing oral anticoagulation therapy

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 19 (4), 2011
This is a descriptive cross-sectional study, which aimed to analyze the health related quality of life (HRQoL) and its relationship with gender, age, duration and indication for the use of oral anticoagulants. A total of 178 patients were interviewed and the HRQoL was assessed through eight domains of th...

Adaptation and validation of an oral anticoagulation measurement of treatment adherence instrument

Rev. latinoam. enferm; 18 (3), 2010
This methodological study adapted and analyzed the psychometric properties of the Measurement of Treatment Adherence (MTA) instrument for Brazilian users of oral anticoagulation therapy. Its final version was tested with 178 individuals. The average of answers for all questions ranged from 4.6 to 5.8 and...