Are your patients taking their medicine? Validation of a new adherence scale in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and comparison with physician perception of adherence.

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BACKGROUND To date no adherence survey has been validated in IBD. The aim was to administer an improved medication adherence survey to IBD patients, to validate the scale in IBD, and to compare the results to perceived adherence by the gastroenterologists. METHODS IBD patients were given the Morisky Medication Adherence Scale (MMAS-8). To validate the… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ibd.21310

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@article{Trindade2011AreYP, title={Are your patients taking their medicine? Validation of a new adherence scale in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and comparison with physician perception of adherence.}, author={Arvind J Trindade and Adam C. Ehrlich and Asher A Kornbluth and Thomas Ullman}, journal={Inflammatory bowel diseases}, year={2011}, volume={17 2}, pages={599-604} }