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Table 2 Main estimates for Theory of Planned Behavior parameters

From: An application of the theory of planned behavior to self-care in patients with hypertension

Parameter Estimate (±SE) p Standard estimate
INTa < −--SNb 1.36 (±.89) .12 .08
INT < ---PBC1c .07 (±.50) .88 .00
INT < ---PBC2d 1.28 (±.09) .00 .59
BEHe < −--PBC1 .07 (±.14) .61 .02
BEH < ---PBC2 .15 (±.01) .00 .27
BEH < ---INT .04 (±.03) .00 .15
  1. a:INT = Behavioral intention, b:SN = Subjective norms, c:PBC1 = Percived behavioral control for proper use of antihypertensive drugs, home blood pressure control, stress and anxiety control, physical activity, weight loss, compliance, low-salt intake, d:PBC2 = Perceived behavioral control alcohol and smoking cessation, e:Beh = Blood pressure control behavior