ASSESSING METFORMIN ADHERENCE IN LARGE COHORT STUDY USING A NOVEL DRIED BLOOD SPOT TECHNIQUE
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: JIRJEES, Feras (School of Pharmacy - Queen's University Belfast, Clinical and Practice Research Group, Belfast, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Feras Jassim Jirjees, James McElnay
Medication non-adherence is one challenge facing clinical practice and patients’ health. In chronic illness, non-adherence has repeatedly been shown to be almost 50% in many groups. This is problematical when deriving conclusions from pharmacoepidemiological studies. There is no gold standard methodology for assessing adherence; however, measuring.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.