Adherence to prescribed oral medication in adult patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis: A critical review of the literature

@inproceedings{Schmid2009AdherenceTP,
  title={Adherence to prescribed oral medication in adult patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis: A critical review of the literature},
  author={Holger Schmid and Bertram Hartmann and Helmut Schiffl},
  booktitle={European journal of medical research},
  year={2009}
}
OBJECTIVE Poor adherence to complex multimodal therapies is a widely recognized problem in the daily care of dialysis patients, contributing to excess morbidity and mortality of this population. While a few studies have been devoted to understanding patient nonadherence, their results were somewhat controversial. The goals of this review are to quantify nonadherence to certain oral medications, to raise awareness of factors that may cause problems in a patient;s adherence to this treatment, and… CONTINUE READING
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