Have Dose Dispensing Services an Impact on Adherence?
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HERSBERGER, Kurt (University of Basel, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Basel, Switzerland)
- Co-author(s): Böni, F (University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland)
Arnet, I. (University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland)
Patients often miss taking prescribed medication because of forgetfulness or problems with a complex polymedication regimen. Packaging of medications with reminder systems for the day and/or time of the week is an attempt to support unintentionally non-compliant patients and to help patients take long-term medications.Healthcare professionals.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.