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Self-management in hypertension care


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Title: Self-management in hypertension care
Authors: Bengtsson, Ulrika
E-mail: ulrika.bengtsson@gu.se
Issue Date: 4-Nov-2015
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Health and Care Sciences
Parts of work: Bengtsson U, Kasperowski D, Ring L, Kjellgren K. Developing an interactive mobile phone self-report system for self-management of hypertension. Part 1: Patient and professional perspectives. Blood Pressure. 2014;23:288-95.
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Bengtsson U, Kjellgren K, Höfer S, Taft C, Ring L. Developing an interactive mobile phone self-report system for self-management of hypertension. Part 2: Content validity and usability. Blood Pressure. 2014;23:296-06.
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Bengtsson U, Kjellgren K, Hallberg I, Lindwall M, Taft C. Improved blood pressure control using an interactive mobile phone support system. The Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 2015 Oct 12.
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Bengtsson U, Kjellgren K, Hallberg I, Lundin M, Mäkitalo Å. Contextualizing blood pressure: Self-reporting as a basis for patient contributions in hypertension consultations. Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2015-11-20
Disputation: Fredagen den 20 november 2015, kl. 9.00, hörsal 2118, Arvid Wallgrens backe, hus 2, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Health Care Sciences)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: adherence
blood pressure
cellular phone
communication
health information technology
hypertension
person-centred care
self-management
Abstract: Despite effective treatment strategies for hypertension, many persons with hypertension still fail to reach recommended blood pressure targets. As hypertension is a significant risk factor for cardiovascular disease, measures are needed to decrease the mortality attributed to this condition and to facilitate an optimization of hypertension management. One way to do this may be to support persons with hypertension in better understanding the condition and its treatment in relation to everyday lif... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-9497-9 (hard copy)
978-91-628-9498-6 (e-pub)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/39563
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