Compliance with treatment in schizophrenia: a drug intervention program in a developing country.

@article{Razali1995ComplianceWT,
  title={Compliance with treatment in schizophrenia: a drug intervention program in a developing country.},
  author={Mohd Sayuti Razali and Hilal Yahya},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  year={1995},
  volume={91 5},
  pages={331-5}
}
The compliance with drug regimens and follow-up visits of 225 known cases of relapsed schizophrenia was assessed. About 27% of the patients met the criteria for good compliance. The compliance was found to be significantly related to the patients' view of usefulness of the medication, treatment duration of less than 5 years, dosage schedule of once or twice per day and the supervision of medication at home. Patients with poor compliance who were prescribed drug dosage of not more than twice per… CONTINUE READING

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