adherence to treatment


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compliance

The following by a patient of a recommended course of treatment—e.g., taking all prescribed medications, adhering to a recommended diet and exercise plan and reducing or eliminating alcohol or tobacco intake, and so on.

adherence to treatment

Compliance Therapeutics The following of a recommended course of treatment by taking all prescribed medications for the length of time necessary
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Exploring tuberculosis patients' adherence to treatment regimens and prevention programs at a public health site.
Information exchanges, as well as the delivery of products, are the plurality of stakeholders acting in a network --network-based governance (22) to fill social gaps and help in adherence to treatment. Concerning social support, messages of appreciation for reception in the community, sharing of outbursts and frustrations, invitations to face-to-face meetings, and holiday celebrations were observed (15,19).
The findings deduced from the perception of patients regarding adherence to treatment were classified in three main themes:
Understanding the factors influencing patient adherence to treatment at the commencement of their therapy may significantly improve treatment outcomes (Hadji et al 2015; Kendler et al 2014).
A multi-way ANOVA taking into account adherence to treatment in these two periods and the other previously mentioned independent variables did not show any significant difference attributable to adherence for the self-report and parent proxy-report PedsQL generic core scales score of adherent and non-adherent PKU pediatric patients (Supplementary Table S2).
Mean nightly adherence to treatment in minutes (Figure 2) was calculated from data downloaded from the CPAP device.
Socioeconomic status (SES) as a determinant of adherence to treatment in HIV infected patients: a systematic review of the literature.
To enhance member engagement and ultimately improve health outcomes, we must teach members about specialty and personalized medicine options, as well as generic alternatives and the importance of adherence to treatment protocols.
Adherence to treatment does not have an established and universally accepted definition, based on data types, instruments and measurement methods.
Religious beliefs in schizophrenia: Their relevance for adherence to treatment. Schizophr Bull 2007;33(5):1238-1246.
Not only is it less expensive than current regimens, but it is also expected to improve outcomes and potentially decrease deaths due to better adherence to treatment and reduced loss to follow-up.