Relationship between medication beliefs, self-reported and refill adherence, and symptoms in patients with asthma using inhaled corticosteroids

@inproceedings{Steenis2014RelationshipBM,
  title={Relationship between medication beliefs, self-reported and refill adherence, and symptoms in patients with asthma using inhaled corticosteroids},
  author={MNA Van Steenis and JA Driesenaar and J Bensing and Rolf P van Hulten and PC Souverein and L Noor van Dijk and PAGM De Smet and A M Sandra van Dulmen},
  booktitle={Patient preference and adherence},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Beliefs play a crucial role in medication adherence. Interestingly, the relationship between beliefs and adherence varies when different adherence measures are used. How adherence, in turn, is related to asthma symptoms is still unclear. Our aim was to investigate the relationship between beliefs (ie, necessities and concerns) about inhaled… CONTINUE READING