. Select three MAJOR topics covered in the review of literature (ROL) from the list below:
a. Adherence to therapeutic treatment regimens is necessary for the management of chronic illness.
b. Heart failure is a progressive condition that has become a significant health problem and one that increases as individuals age.
c. This study used a prospective, correlational design to examine the relationships among illness representations, treatment beliefs, medication adherence, and 30 day readmission rates in aging adults with CHF.
d. Leventhal et al. proposed the Common Sense Model (CSM) to describe health and illness behaviors.
e. A total of 97 subjects were recruited into the study between August 2012 and March 2013.
f. Despite advances in the treatment of chronic HF, there has been no improvement in hospital readmissions among these patients.
Illness Representations, Treatment Beliefs, Medication Adherence, and 30-day Hospital Readmission Rates in Adults with Chronic Heart Failure.