Heart Failure Articles
- Heart failure (HF) is a progressive clinical condition that results in substantial impairment of quality of life (QOL). Helping patients maintain optimal QOL is essential. QOL reflects patients' subjective perceptions about the impact of a clinical condition and its treatment on daily life; however, definitions in the literature vary widely and few reflect the patient's perspective.
- The purpose of this study was to explore factors influencing adherence to the prescribed medical regimen in patients with heart failure (HF).