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The Mediating Role of Adherence on the Relationship between Health Locus of Control and Quality of Life in Adults with Asthma

Anindita Chairina ()
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Anindita Chairina: Faculty of Psychology, Universitas Indonesia, Kampus Baru UI, Depok, 16424, Indonesia Author-2-Name: Sali Rahadi Asih Author-2-Workplace-Name: Faculty of Psychology, Universitas Indonesia, Kampus Baru UI, Depok, 16424, Indonesia

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Abstract: Objective � It was previously assumed that the relationship between HLOC and quality of life may be mediated by adherence. HLOC plays a role in determining a person's behavior, including adherence to medical regimens. Methodology/Technique � HLOC was measured by the Multidimensional Health Locus of Control Scale, adherence was measured by the 8-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS-8), and quality of life was measured by the Quality of Life Scale. Findings � The results indicate that Internal HLOC (� = 0,497, p

Keywords: Asthma; Adherence; Chronic Illness; Health Locus of Control, Quality of Life (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: I10 I19 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Pages: 7
Date: 2017-12-11
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-hea, nep-neu and nep-sea
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Published in Global Journal of Business and Social Science Review, Volume 5, Issue 4.

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