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Association of Race Consciousness With the Patient-Physician Relationship, Medication Adherence, and Blood Pressure in Urban Primary Care Patients.
|Title||Association of Race Consciousness With the Patient-Physician Relationship, Medication Adherence, and Blood Pressure in Urban Primary Care Patients.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Brewer LC, Carson KA, Williams DR, Allen A, Jones CP, Cooper LA|
|Journal||American journal of hypertension|
|Date Published||2013 Jul 17|
Race consciousness (the frequency with which one thinks about his or her own race) is a measure that may be useful in assessing whether racial discrimination negatively impacts blood pressure (BP). However, the relation between race consciousness and BP has yet to be empirically tested, especially within the context of the patient-physician relationship and medication adherence.
|Alternate Journal||Am. J. Hypertens.|