Healthy Living - Adherence

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1. What did Bulpitt and Fletcher conclude?

  • We cannot improve adherence of pregnant women
  • More diseases a person has lowers adherence
  • Less likely too adhere if costs outweigh benefits
  • Self efficacy makes more of an impact than locus of control
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2. What was the sample in Watt's 2008 quasi experiment/self-report?

  • 100 children, average age 4 with brain damage
  • 38 children, average age 3 with asthma
  • 11 children average, age 5 with difficulty breathing on occasions
  • 50 children average, age 9 with asthma

3. Who did Bulpitt and Fletcher study?

  • Cancer patients
  • Hypertension patients
  • CHD patients
  • Pregnant women

4. What effect does treating depression have on diabetics?

  • Increased adherence due to increased locus of control
  • Decreased adherence due to forgetting
  • Increased adherence due to taking 2 medications at once
  • Worsened diabetic conditon

5. What drugs did Lustman et al. use?

  • 2 placebos
  • Fluoxetine and a placebo
  • Citalopram and a placebo
  • None


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