Understanding of knowledge/understanding of disease | Self-management behavior | |||

Measuring blood pressure at home | Recording blood pressure | Showing the records to physicians during medical examination | Consulting with physicians or nurses | |

Understanding of hypertension | Asymptotic significance probability (0.027) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.026) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X | |

Understanding of the risk factors that exacerbate hypertension | Asymptotic significance probability (0.001) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.028) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.034) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X |

Understanding of complications led to by hypertension | Asymptotic significance probability (0.022) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.022) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X | |

Understanding of subjective symptoms when experiencing high blood pressure | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.002) X | ||

The necessity of reconsidering lifestyle | Asymptotic significance probability (0.007) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.042) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X | |

Understanding of prescribed medications | Asymptotic significance probability (0.000) X | Asymptotic significance probability (0.034) X | ||

Understanding of target blood pressure | Asymptotic significance probability (0.003) X | |||

p < 0.05, versus each respective countenrparts |