Drug adherence and medication related burden among co-morbid hypertensive and type-2 diabetes mellitus patients in a polyclinic in Greater Accra in Ghana

Published: 31 March 2022| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/stb99vj4fb.1


The data is from a cross-sectional survey of patients with co-morbid type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and hypertension in a health facility (Adabraka Polyclinic) in the Greater Accra Region of Ghana, West Africa. The data was collected from October 2021 to November 2021 The study focused on patients 18 years and above, presenting with a history of both T2DM and hypertension diagnosis for at least six months, on medications and reported at the outpatient department of the hospital. Patients on admission, those diagnosed with type 1 and gestational diabetes were excluded from the study.



University of Ghana


Diabetes, Hypertension, Epidemiology of Diabetes, Patient with Type 2 Diabetes, Patient with Hypertension, Pharmacology of Diabetes, Medication Adherence, Disease Burden, Epidemiology of Hypertension, Complication of Diabetes, National Burden of Disease