Improving adherence: can community pharmacists help?
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SILVA, Esperança (Farmacia rocha, Coimbra, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Oliveiros, barbara (Ibili, Portugal)
Ponciano, emanuel (Ibili, Portugal)
Caramona, margarida (Lab. farmacologia, Portugal)
Nonadherence is a difficult phenomenon to solve. Althought variations in the way in which adherence has been measure, it is thought that prescribed medication is not taken as directed, and that nonadherence is an important barrier to achieving the best from medication. The aim of this study was to estimate adherence rates and provide possible.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.