Approaches to improve adherence to pharmacotherapy in patients with schizophrenia

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Shuler, Kimberly (2014)
  • Publisher: Dove Press
  • Journal: Patient Preference and Adherence, volume 8, pages 701-714 (issn: 1177-889X, eissn: 1177-889X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.2147/PPA.S59371, pmc: PMC4029756
  • Subject: psychiatric | R5-920 | Review | Medicine (General) | Patient Preference and Adherence | medication adherence | schizophrenia | social work | community mental health services

Kimberly M Shuler Shuler Counseling and Consulting, Fayetteville, AR, USA Purpose: In patients with schizophrenia, nonadherence to prescribed medications increases the risk of patient relapse and hospitalization, key contributors to the costs associated with treatment.... View more
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