Drug attitude and other predictors of medication adherence in schizophrenia: 12 months of electronic monitoring (MEMS(®)) in the Swedish COAST-study.

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The aim was to investigate clinical predictors of adherence to antipsychotics. Medication use was electronically monitored with a Medication Event Monitoring System (MEMS(®)) for 12 months in 112 outpatients with schizophrenia and schizophrenia-like psychosis according to DSM-IV. Symptom burden, insight, psychosocial function (PSP) and side effects were… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.euroneuro.2013.09.001

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@article{Brain2013DrugAA, title={Drug attitude and other predictors of medication adherence in schizophrenia: 12 months of electronic monitoring (MEMS(®)) in the Swedish COAST-study.}, author={Cecilia Brain and Katarina Allerby and Birgitta Sameby and Patrick Quinlan and Erik Joas and Ulla Karilampi and Eva Lindstr{\"{o}m and Jonas Eberhard and Tom Burns and Margda Waern}, journal={European neuropsychopharmacology : the journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology}, year={2013}, volume={23 12}, pages={1754-62} }