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Treatment Adherence in Patients with Hypertension: A Cross Sectional Study from Southeast of Iran

Negar Sadeghi 1 and Habibeh Ahmadipour 2 , *
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1 Community and Family Medicine Department, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
2 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
Article information
  • Shiraz E-Medical Journal: 20 (3); e74125
  • Published Online: September 24, 2018
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 30, 2018
  • Revised: August 8, 2018
  • Accepted: August 18, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/semj.74125

To Cite: Sadeghi N, Ahmadipour H. Treatment Adherence in Patients with Hypertension: A Cross Sectional Study from Southeast of Iran, Shiraz E-Med J. Online ahead of Print ; 20(3):e74125. doi: 10.5812/semj.74125.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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