Adherence to therapy: using an evidence-based protocol.

  title={Adherence to therapy: using an evidence-based protocol.},
  author={Linda A Moore and Michael D. Kaufman and Robert Algozzine and Nikki Irish and Mary T Martin and Carol Rosser Posey},
  journal={Rehabilitation nursing : the official journal of the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses},
  volume={32 6},
The number of patients receiving injectable medications has increased significantly during the past few years. Today, patients with hepatitis, rheumatoid arthritis, and multiple sclerosis are added to the list of those, namely diabetics, who have been instructed in self-administration of injectable medications. Currently, some of these medications create significant skin site reactions, and patients tend to discontinue the medications without informing the healthcare provider. Determining the… CONTINUE READING