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Concurrent and Predictive Validity of a Self-reported Measure of Medication Adherence
Adherence to the medical regimen continues to rank as a major clinical problem in the management of patients with essential hypertension, as in other conditions treated with drugs and life-style… Expand
New medication adherence scale versus pharmacy fill rates in seniors with hypertension.
- M. Krousel-Wood, T. Islam, L. Webber, R. Re, D. Morisky, P. Muntner
- The American journal of managed care
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association and concordance of the new 8-item self-report Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS) with pharmacy fill data in a sample of community-dwelling seniors with… Expand
Improving Diabetes Care and Health Measures Among Hispanics Using Community Health Workers
- Kenneth S Babamoto, K. Sey, A. Camilleri, V. Karlan, Joana Catalasan, D. Morisky
- Health education & behavior : the official…
- 1 February 2009
The increasing prevalence of diabetes and obesity, growing health disparities, and shortage of bilingual and culturally trained health care professionals underscore the role of trained community… Expand
Effectiveness of a Smartphone Application for Weight Loss Compared With Usual Care in Overweight Primary Care Patients
It is well-known that the United States is facing an obesity epidemic, and the long-term sequelae are costly (1, 2). Researchers continue to search for effective weight-loss interventions that can be… Expand
Sex on demand: geosocial networking phone apps and risk of sexually transmitted infections among a cross-sectional sample of men who have sex with men in Los Angeles county
Background Geosocial networking applications (GSN apps) used for meeting sexual partners have become increasingly popular with men who have sex with men (MSM) since 2009. The current study aimed to… Expand
The eight-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale MMAS: translation and validation of the Malaysian version.
- H. Al-Qazaz, M. Hassali, A. A. Shafie, Syed A Sulaiman, Shameni Sundram, D. Morisky
- Diabetes research and clinical practice
- 1 November 2010
AIMS To translate and examine the psychometric properties of the Malaysian version of the Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS) among patients with type 2 diabetes. METHODS A standard… Expand
Adherence treatment factors in hypertensive African American women
- M. Fongwa, L. S. Evangelista, +4 authors D. Morisky
- Vascular health and risk management
- 1 May 2006
Hypertension (HTN) is a major public health problem in African American women. The disproportionate rate of HTN in African American women makes it a high-priority national health objective. Lack of… Expand
Improving the measurement of self-reported medication nonadherence: response to authors.
We agree with the authors of this important piece that many self-report measures of medication adherence have lacked adequate reliability and strong evidence of validity. Limitations in adherence… Expand
Validation of an abbreviated Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication (TSQM-9) among patients on antihypertensive medications
- Murtuza F Bharmal, K. Payne, M. Atkinson, Marie-Pierre Desrosiers, D. Morisky, E. Gemmen
- Health and quality of life outcomes
- 27 April 2009
BackgroundThe 14-item Treatment Satisfaction Questionnaire for Medication (TSQM) Version 1.4 is a reliable and valid instrument to assess patients' satisfaction with medication, providing scores on… Expand
Acculturation and interrelationships between problem and health-promoting behaviors among Latino adolescents.
- V. Ebin, C. Sneed, D. Morisky, M. Rotheram-Borus, A. Magnússon, C. Malotte
- Medicine, Psychology
- The Journal of adolescent health : official…
PURPOSE To examine: (a) the effects of acculturation on a healthy lifestyle including problem behaviors (substance use and sex acts) and health-promoting behaviors (e.g., seat belt use, vitamin… Expand