Helping the message across.... The daily adventures of a community pharmacist
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KOOY, Marcel (Utrecht University, Division Pharmacoepidemiology & Clinical Pharmacology, Utrecht, Netherlands)
Adherence to medication is often low. Non-adherence to long-term therapies severely compromises the effectiveness of treatment and thereby is a critical issue from the perspective of patients, public health and health economics. There are many different reasons why people do not take their medication as prescribed, such as social and economic.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.