Capecitabine non-adherence: exploration of magnitude, nature and contributing factors.

@article{Bhattacharya2012CapecitabineNE,
  title={Capecitabine non-adherence: exploration of magnitude, nature and contributing factors.},
  author={Debi Prasad Bhattacharya and Claire Easthall and Kerri Anne Willoughby and M. Small and Steven B Watson},
  journal={Journal of oncology pharmacy practice : official publication of the International Society of Oncology Pharmacy Practitioners},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={333-42}
}
OBJECTIVES The prescribing of oral chemotherapy agents previously available only in the intravenous formulation, such as capecitabine, has afforded many benefits including reduced administration costs and improved patient acceptability. However, it has introduced the new challenge of ensuring patient adherence to therapy. It is therefore necessary to… CONTINUE READING