COMPLIANCE An Observational Study of Treatment Compliance and Quality of Life in Patients on Antihypertensive Medication
This study has been completed.
First Posted: January 11, 2011
Last Update Posted: September 11, 2013
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The aim of this multi-centre survey is to assess treatment adherence and quality of life in a Jordanian and Lebanese population newly diagnosed with hypertension or with uncontrolled essential hypertension being on antihypertensive treatment for at least 6 months.
|High Blood Pressure|
|Study Design:||Time Perspective: Prospective|
|Official Title:||COMPLIANCE An Observational Study of Treatment Compliance and Quality of Life in Patients on Antihypertensive Medication|
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Primary Outcome Measures:
- Compliance rate [ Time Frame: 6 months ]Identify the percentage of subjects compliant to their antihypertensive treatment.
Secondary Outcome Measures:
- Health Related Quality of Life (MINICHAL Score) [ Time Frame: 6 months ]To compare and identify changes in the quality of life before and after anti-hypertensive treatment.
- Type of pharmacological treatments [ Time Frame: 6 months ]To identify the pharmacological treatments used by physicians in Jordan and Lebanon to treat patients newly diagnosed or with uncontrolled hypertension.
- Factors affecting adherence to treatment [ Time Frame: 6 months ]To identify associated factors that may alter adherence to anti-hypertensive treatment.
- Compliance rate by antihypertensive regimen used [ Time Frame: 6 months ]To compare treatment rate for different antihypertensive regimen used
- Percentage of controlled patients [ Time Frame: 6 months ]To identify the percentage of patients reaching their target blood pressure according to the JNCVII criteria.
|Study Start Date:||May 2011|
|Study Completion Date:||September 2012|
|Primary Completion Date:||September 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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