Association between adherence to diuretic therapy and health care utilization in patients with heart failure.

@article{Chui2003AssociationBA,
  title={Association between adherence to diuretic therapy and health care utilization in patients with heart failure.},
  author={Michelle A. Chui and Melissa M Deer and Susan J. Bennett and Wanzhu Tu and Stacey Oury and Dr D. Craig Brater and Michael D. Murray},
  journal={Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2003},
  volume={23 3},
  pages={
          326-32
        }
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the relationship between adherence to diuretic therapy and health care utilization. DESIGN Prospective, observational study. SETTING University-affiliated medical center. PATIENTS Forty-two patients with heart failure. INTERVENTION Electronic monitoring of adherence to diuretic therapy (percentage of diuretic prescription container openings) and to scheduling (percentage of container openings within a specific time). MEASUREMENTS AND MAIN RESULTS All… CONTINUE READING
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