Predicting ongoing adherence to disease modifying therapies in multiple sclerosis: utility of the health beliefs model.

@article{Turner2007PredictingOA,
  title={Predicting ongoing adherence to disease modifying therapies in multiple sclerosis: utility of the health beliefs model.},
  author={Aaron P Turner and Daniel R. Kivlahan and Alicia P Sloan and Jodie Haselkorn},
  journal={Multiple sclerosis},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 9},
  pages={1146-52}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate ongoing adherence to disease modifying therapies (DMT) among individuals with multiple sclerosis and test the utility of the Health Beliefs Model (HBM) to predict adherence. DESIGN Telephone survey completed at baseline with monthly telephone follow-up for 6 months. SETTING Veterans Health Administration. PARTICIPANTS Eighty-nine veterans with MS actively enrolled in a regional VA MS outpatient clinic currently prescribed DMT. MEASURES Demographic information… CONTINUE READING

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