Adherence therapy improves medication adherence and quality of life in people with Parkinson's disease: a randomised controlled trial

D J Daley, K H O Deane, R J Gray, A B Clark, M Pfeil, K Sabanathan, P F Worth, P K Myint

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Abstract

Many factors are associated with medication non-adherence in Parkinson's disease (PD), including complex treatment regimens, mood disorders and impaired cognition. However, interventions to improve adherence which acknowledge such factors are lacking. A phase II randomised controlled trial was conducted investigating whether Adherence Therapy (AT) improves medication adherence and quality of life (QoL) compared with routine care (RC) in PD.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)963-971
Number of pages9
JournalInternational Journal of Clinical Practice
Volume68
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2014

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