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Table 4 Comparison of Blood Pressure control status with the Quality of Prescriptions among patients with hypertension or Diabetes with hypertension

From: Quality of medical prescriptions in diabetes and hypertension management in Kerala and its associated factors

Disease categoryBP control statusQuality of PrescriptionsTotalp-value*
Good
n(%)
Poor
n(%)
Diabetes with hypertensionControlled83 (39.9)542 (33.3)625 (34.1)0.059
Not Controlled125 (60.1)1085 (66.7)1210 (65.9)
Total208 (100)1627 (100)1835 (100)
HypertensionControlled605 (30.2)144 (38.5)749 (31.5)0.002
Not Controlled1396 (69.8)230 (61.5)1626 (68.5)
Total2001 (100)374 (100)2375 (100)
  1. *Chi-square.