A Proposal for Quality Standards for Measuring Medication Adherence in Research

  title={A Proposal for Quality Standards for Measuring Medication Adherence in Research},
  author={Ann Bartley Williams and K Rivet Amico and Carol A. Bova and Julie A. Womack},
  journal={AIDS and Behavior},
A decade after widespread recognition that adherence to medication regimens is key to antiretroviral effectiveness, considerable controversy remains regarding a “gold standard” for adherence measurement. Each adherence measurement approach has strengths and weaknesses and each rests on specific assumptions. The range of assumptions regarding adherence measurement and the diversity with which each approach is implemented strongly suggest that the evaluation of a particular measure outside of the… CONTINUE READING

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