Strategies to improve adherence to recommended chloroquine treatment regimes: a quasi-experiment in the context of integrated primary health care delivery in Ghana.

@article{Agyepong2002StrategiesTI,
  title={Strategies to improve adherence to recommended chloroquine treatment regimes: a quasi-experiment in the context of integrated primary health care delivery in Ghana.},
  author={Irene Akua Agyepong and Evelyn K Ansah and Margaret Gyapong and Sam Adjei and Guy Barnish and David Evans},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={55 12},
  pages={2215-26}
}
This paper presents the results of an intervention study carried out as part of the activities of a District Health Management Team responsible for integrated primary health care delivery in a rural district in Ghana. The aim was to test the impact of a combination of improved information provision to patients and drug labeling on adherence to recommended anti-malarial treatment regimens focusing on oral chloroquine, for the outpatient management of acute uncomplicated malaria. The study had a… CONTINUE READING

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