Behavioural aspects of non-adherence
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HORNE, Rob (UCL School of Pharmacy, Practice and Policy, London, United Kingdom)
The WHO has estimated that half of medicines prescribed for long-term conditions are not taken as advised. Despite the high health and financial costs of nonadherence for individuals and society, effective interventions remain elusive. Systematic reviews show that most interventions to improve adherence have only limited effects. This presentation.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.