Medication adherence in elderly patients receiving home health services following hospital discharge.

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OBJECTIVE To assess prevalence and risk factors for medication under- and overadherence in a two-week period following hospital discharge in adults > or = 65 years. DESIGN Prospective, cohort study. SETTING Three home healthcare agencies in Madison, Wisconsin, and surrounding vicinity. PARTICIPANTS One hundred forty-seven older participants taking… (More)

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@article{Gray2001MedicationAI, title={Medication adherence in elderly patients receiving home health services following hospital discharge.}, author={Shelly L. Gray and Jane E. Mahoney and David K. Blough}, journal={The Annals of pharmacotherapy}, year={2001}, volume={35 5}, pages={539-45} }