Adherence to oral antihyperglycemic medications according to modified morisky scale and associated hemoglobin a1c in type 2 diabetes
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: FARSAEI, Shadi (Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran)
- Co-author(s): Sabzghabaee, Ali Mohammad (Isfahan University of Medical Science, ISFAHAN, Iran)
Zargarzadeh, Amir Hooshang (Isfahan University of Medical Science, Isfahan , Iran)
Amini, Massoud (Isfahan Endocrinology and Metabolism Research Centre, Isfahan , Iran)
Background information: While medication adherence is very important for reaching glycemic control and reducing complications, previous studies have shown that people with diabetes do not use the medications as prescribed. This study was conducted to assess the relationship between good adherence and HbA1c also to evaluate motivation and knowledge.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.