Efficacy of a reduced pill burden on therapeutic adherence to calcineurin inhibitors in renal transplant recipients: an observational study

@inproceedings{Sabbatini2014EfficacyOA,
  title={Efficacy of a reduced pill burden on therapeutic adherence to calcineurin inhibitors in renal transplant recipients: an observational study},
  author={Massimo Sabbatini and Gianluca Garofalo and Silvio Borrelli and Sossio Vitale and Massimiliano Torino and Domenico Capone and Luigi Russo and Antonio Pisani and Rosa Carrano and Riccardo Gallo and Stefano Federico},
  booktitle={Patient preference and adherence},
  year={2014}
}
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of nonadherence in a cohort of renal transplant recipients (RTRs) and to evaluate prospectively whether more intense clinical surveillance and reduced pill number enhanced adherence. PATIENTS AND METHODS The study was carried out in 310 stable RTRs in whom adherence, life satisfaction, and transplant care were evaluated by specific questionnaires (time 0). The patients under tacrolimus (TAC; bis in die [BID]) were then shifted to… CONTINUE READING
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