Adherence and satisfaction with oral hypoglycemic medications: a pilot study in Palestine

@article{Jamous2011AdherenceAS,
  title={Adherence and satisfaction with oral hypoglycemic medications: a pilot study in Palestine},
  author={Raniah Majed Jamous and Waleed M. Sweileh and Adham S. Abu-Taha and Ansam F. Sawalha and Sa'ed H. Zyoud and Donald E Morisky},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy},
  year={2011},
  volume={33},
  pages={942-948}
}
Objectives Diabetes mellitus is a chronic progressive disease characterized by numerous health complications. Medication adherence is an important determinant of therapeutic outcome. Few studies on medication adherence have been published from the Arab countries. Therefore, the objective of this pilot study was to assess hypoglycemic medication adherence and its association with treatment satisfaction. Setting Military Medical Services clinic in Nablus, Palestine. Methods This is a cross… CONTINUE READING
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