Enhancing Medication Adherence

The Public Health Dilemma

  • Hayden B Bosworth

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-IX
  2. Lipid Management Understanding Medication Nonadherence

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  3. Methods for Addressing Medication Nonadherenc

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      Pages 27-27
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  4. Back Matter
    Pages 53-62

About this book


Enhancing Medication Adherence: The Public Health Dilemma is a comprehensive guide to medication adherence for the healthcare professional. Clinicians and pharmacists alike can benefit from key opinion leader and author Hayden Bosworth’s text as he explains the details and causes behind medication nonadherence as well as methods on how healthcare providers can determine if a patient is nonadherent. Additionally, Bosworth discusses various studies, which assess adherence, adherence-related technology, best practices for clinicians and pharmacists, and future directions and recommendations in the field.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Hayden B Bosworth
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  1. 1.Health Services Research in Primary CareDuke University Medical CenterDurhamUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Healthcare 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer Healthcare, Tarporley
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-908517-47-0
  • Online ISBN 978-1-908517-66-1
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