The problem of compliance to cholesterol altering therapy.

  title={The problem of compliance to cholesterol altering therapy.},
  author={William Insull},
  journal={Journal of internal medicine},
  volume={241 4},
This review's purpose is to describe for the practicing clinician the current knowledge about patient compliance to cholesterol-altering drugs and about procedures for compliance management applicable to clinical practice in the United States. Compliance is defined for four commonly measured major steps and, based on recent electronic monitoring data, for three quantitative categories of active medication-taking. The concepts and definition of compliance are undergoing evolutionary changes due… CONTINUE READING