Skip to main content

Table 1 Measures, variables and timeline

From: Efficacy of a brief multifactorial adherence-based intervention on reducing the blood pressure of patients with poor adherence: protocol for a randomized clinical trial

VISIT -1 0 1 2 3 4
Time (months) -1 0 1 3 9 12
Blood pressure measurement
inclusion criteria
X X     
Morisky-Green and Haynes-Sackett tests X      
Inclusion and exclusion criteria X      
Comorbidities   X     
Blinded blood pressure measurement       X
Medication use       X
Adverse effects to medication   X     X
Medical consultation, cardiovascular events and hospital admission.       X
Checklist and time duration of intervention components (Intervention group)    X X X  
Motivational interview
(Intervention group)
   X X X  
Pill reminder
(Intervention group)
   X    
Family support
(Intervention group)
   X X X  
Blood pressure self-recording
(Intervention group)
   X X X  
Simplification of dosing regimens
(Intervention group)
   X