Nurse Practitioner Communication and Treatment Adherence in Hypertensive Patients Full Text
The Journal for Nurse Practitioners , 09/23/2011
Hartley M et al. – Nurse practitioners should adhere to patient–centered communication (PTC) by discussing the disease of hypertension, treatment, and self–monitoring. Overcoming communication barriers will lead to better patient understanding, trust, satisfaction, improved treatment plans, greater adherence, and improved blood pressure.