Medication Event Monitoring System
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Medication Event Monitoring SystemA system with an electronic “umbilical cord” that records the dates and times of medication bottle cap openings as a means of ensuring adherence to therapeutic regimens.
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Medication Event Monitoring SystemClinical therapeutics A system with an electronic umbilical cord that records the dates and times of bottle cap openings as a means of ensuring adherence to therapeutic regimens. See Patient compliance.
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medication event monitoring system
A method of evaluating a patient's compliance with a medication regimen that is tied to microprocessors that are built into the medicine bottle or pill dispenser.
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