Adherence

Nonadherence, Discontinuation of Statins High in 1st Year of Prescription

Nonadherence, Discontinuation of Statins High in 1st Year of Prescription

Among older adults prescribed statins, diabetes, anxiety linked to nonadherence, discontinuation.

An alarm clock can help patients remember to take their medication

An alarm clock can help patients remember to take their medication

Patients shouldn't turn off the alarm until their medication has been taken.

Health status, expense discourage medication adherence among under-, uninsured patients

Health status, expense discourage medication adherence among under-, uninsured patients

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Patients who rated their overall health status as "good" were more likely to report better adherence to prescribed medications.

Psoriatic arthritis outcomes worse with smoking

Psoriatic arthritis outcomes worse with smoking

Worse patient-reported outcomes, shorter treatment adherence, and poorer response to treatment among smokers.

Drug interactions, treatment adherence key in primary HIV care

Drug interactions, treatment adherence key in primary HIV care

Women with HIV face specific health obstacles that can lead to suboptimal disease management.

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