Adherence in ulcerative colitis: an overview

  title={Adherence in ulcerative colitis: an overview},
  author={Anna Testa and Fabiana Castiglione and Olga Maria Nardone and Giorgio L Colombo},
  booktitle={Patient preference and adherence},
Medication adherence is an important challenge while treating chronic illnesses, such as ulcerative colitis (UC), that require a long-term management to induce and maintain clinical remission. This review provides an overview of the role that medication adherence plays in the routine management of UC, with a focus on the results of a recent Italian study reporting the perception of patients with UC regarding adherence to treatment. A literature analysis was conducted on topics, such as… CONTINUE READING