Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence: a review of qualitative literature

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/332350
Title:
Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence: a review of qualitative literature
Authors:
Kelly, Maria; McCarthy, Suzanne; Sahm, Laura Jane
Citation:
Kelly, Maria;McCarthy, Suzanne;Sahm, Laura Jane "Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence: a review of qualitative literature 2014 European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology" European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology Sept 2014
Publisher:
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Journal:
European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
Issue Date:
Sep-2014
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/332350
DOI:
10.1007/s00228-014-1761-3
Additional Links:
http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00228-014-1761-3
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Description:
The aim of this review is to cohere evidence on the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence. Medication adherence refers to “the extent to which the patient’s action matches the agreed recommendations”. Medication adherence is vital in preventing, managing and curing illnesses and, hence, is linked with positive health outcomes.
Keywords:
MEDICATION MANAGEMENT
Local subject classification:
MEDICATION ADHERENCE
ISSN:
0031-6970; 1432-1041

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorKelly, Mariaen_GB
dc.contributor.authorMcCarthy, Suzanneen_GB
dc.contributor.authorSahm, Laura Janeen_GB
dc.date.accessioned2014-10-09T08:39:52Z-
dc.date.available2014-10-09T08:39:52Z-
dc.date.issued2014-09-
dc.identifier.citationKelly, Maria;McCarthy, Suzanne;Sahm, Laura Jane "Knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence: a review of qualitative literature 2014 European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology" European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology Sept 2014en_GB
dc.identifier.issn0031-6970-
dc.identifier.issn1432-1041-
dc.identifier.doi10.1007/s00228-014-1761-3-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/332350-
dc.descriptionThe aim of this review is to cohere evidence on the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence. Medication adherence refers to “the extent to which the patient’s action matches the agreed recommendations”. Medication adherence is vital in preventing, managing and curing illnesses and, hence, is linked with positive health outcomes.en_GB
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherEuropean Journal of Clinical Pharmacologyen_GB
dc.relation.urlhttp://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00228-014-1761-3en_GB
dc.rightsArchived with thanks to European Journal of Clinical Pharmacologyen_GB
dc.subjectMEDICATION MANAGEMENTen_GB
dc.subject.otherMEDICATION ADHERENCEen_GB
dc.titleKnowledge, attitudes and beliefs of patients and carers regarding medication adherence: a review of qualitative literatureen_GB
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalEuropean Journal of Clinical Pharmacologyen_GB
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