Improve treatment – Overcome through long-term adherence interventions
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentation
- By: LEE, Jeannie (The University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Tucson, United States of America)
Poor medication adherence is prevalent, difficult to manage, and diminishes the health benefits of pharmacotherapies. Patients often require use of polypharmacy (taking many medications concurrently) for their multiple chronic diseases, placing them at increased risk for nonadherence and uncontrolled disease. Long-term and comprehensive adherence.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.