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A checklist for medication compliance and persistence studies using retrospective databases.
The increasing number of retrospective database studies related to medication compliance and persistence (C&P), and the inherent variability within each, has created a need for improvement in theExpand
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Oral antihyperglycemic medication nonadherence and subsequent hospitalization among individuals with type 2 diabetes.
OBJECTIVE This study examines the association between oral antihyperglycemic medication nonadherence and subsequent hospitalization among individuals with type 2 diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN ANDExpand
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Adherence to Maintenance-Phase Antidepressant Medication as a Function of Patient Beliefs About Medication
PURPOSE This study aimed to identify the demographic, psychiatric, and attitudinal predictors of treatment adherence during the maintenance phase of antidepressant treatment, ie, after symptoms andExpand
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The Concordance of Self-Report With Other Measures of Medication Adherence: A Summary of the Literature
Objective:The objective of this study was to evaluate the concordance of self-report measures of medication adherence (interview, diary, or questionnaire) with nonself-report measures of adherenceExpand
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Measuring pharmacy quality.
  • D. Nau
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Pharmacists Association…
  • 1 March 2009
OBJECTIVE To describe methods for measuring health care quality and how these methods can be applied to the measurement of pharmacy quality and to describe ways of stimulating the use of qualityExpand
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The relationship of disease severity, health beliefs and medication adherence among HIV patients
The objective was to investigate the relationship of disease severity, health beliefs and medication adherence among HIV/AIDS patients. A survey was administered to 72 patients in three differentExpand
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The mediating role of health beliefs in the relationship between depressive symptoms and medication adherence in persons with diabetes.
BACKGROUND Although bivariate relationships between depressive symptoms, health beliefs, and medication adherence have been identified, the complex relationship among these 3 constructs has not beenExpand
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Congruence of Three Self-Report Measures of Medication Adherence among HIV Patients
  • X. Gao, D. Nau
  • Medicine
  • The Annals of pharmacotherapy
  • 1 October 2000
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the accordance between three measures of self-reported medication adherence. METHODS: A survey was administered to HIV patients. The three adherence measures included aExpand
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Effects of gender and depression on oral medication adherence in persons with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
BACKGROUND In a range of chronic conditions including diabetes, it has been observed that depressive symptoms may be associated with nonadherence to medications. OBJECTIVE The objective of theExpand
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Evaluation of patient's Health-Related Quality of Life using a modified and shortened version of the Living With Asthma Questionnaire (ms-LWAQ) and the medical outcomes study, Short-Form 36 (SF-36)
Objective: The specific objectives of this study were to: 1) study the effect of moderate-to-severe asthma on patient's Health-Related Quality of Life (HRQoL) as measured by the Medical OutcomesExpand
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