Korean Journal of Family Practice

Table. 3.

Hypertension treatment and uses of medical service between two household types

Characteristics Category Living alone Living with one or more persons Total χ2 P-value
Current treatment of HTN Yes 682 (85.9) 1,984 (82.9) 2,666 (83.7) 3.801 0.051
No 112 (14.1) 408 (17.1) 520 (16.3)
HTN medication Every day 670 (84.4) 1,924 (80.4) 2,594 (81.4) 6.589 0.037
Not every day 12 (1.5) 56 (2.3) 68 (2.1)
No 112 (14.1) 412 (17.2) 524 (16.4)
Medical check up Yes 467 (58.8) 1,620 (67.7) 2,087 (65.5) 20.942 <0.001
No 327 (41.2) 772 (32.3) 1,099 (34.5)
Cancer screening Yes 433 (54.5) 1,540 (64.4) 1,973 (61.9) 24.517 <0.001
No 361 (45.5) 852 (35.6) 1,213 (38.1)
Dental check up Yes 126 (15.9) 548 (22.9) 674 (21.2) 17.716 <0.001
No 668 (84.1) 1,844 (77.1) 2,512 (78.8)
Going to the dentist Yes 401 (50.5) 1,366 (57.1) 1,767 (55.5) 10.523 0.001
No 393 (49.5) 1,026 (42.9) 1,419 (44.5)

Values are presented as number (%).

HTN, hypertension.

P-values were analyzed by cross tabulation analysis (χ2 test).

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