Full coverage for preventive medications after myocardial infarction.

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Choudhry, N. K., Avorn, J., Glynn, R. J., Antman, E. M., Schneeweiss, S., Toscano, M., … Shrank, W. H. (2011). Full coverage for preventive medications after myocardial infarction. The New England Journal of Medicine, 365(22), 2088–2097.
Adherence to medications that are prescribed after myocardial infarction is poor. Eliminating out-of-pocket costs may increase adherence and improve outcomes. We enrolled patients…

The effectiveness of medication adherence interventions among patients with coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis.

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Chase, J.-A. D., Bogener, J. L., Ruppar, T. M., & Conn, V. S. (2016). The effectiveness of medication adherence interventions among patients with coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis. The Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing, 31(4), 357–366.
The purpose of this meta-analysis was to determine the overall effectiveness of interventions designed to improve medication adherence (MA) among adults with CAD. In addition, sam…

Motivational interviewing in health settings: a review.

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Britt, E., Hudson, S. M., & Blampied, N. M. (2004). Motivational interviewing in health settings: a review. Patient education and counseling, 53(2), 147-155.
There is evidence that patient-centred approaches to health care consultations may have better outcomes than traditional advice giving, especially when lifestyle change is involve…

A meta-analysis of cognitive-based behaviour change techniques as interventions to improve medication adherence.

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Bhattacharya, D., Song, F., & Easthall, C. (2013). A meta-analysis of cognitive-based behaviour change techniques as interventions to improve medication adherence. BMJ Open, 3(8), e002749.
To describe and evaluate the use of cognitive-based behaviour change techniques as interventions to improve medication adherence, we used predefined criteria to select randomised …

Evaluation of software-based telephone counseling to enhance medication persistency among patients with multiple sclerosis.

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Berger, B. A., Liang, H., & Hudmon, K. S. (2005). Evaluation of software-based telephone counseling to enhance medication persistency among patients with multiple sclerosis. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 45(4), 466–472.
To evaluate the effect of a software-supported intervention based on the Transtheoretical Model of Change and motivational interviewing on decreasing discontinuation (or increasin…

Drug compliance, co-payment and health outcomes: evidence from a panel of Italian patients.

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Atella, V., Peracchi, F., Depalo, D., & Rossetti, C. (2006). Drug compliance, co-payment and health outcomes: evidence from a panel of Italian patients. Health Economics, 15(9), 875–892.
This paper studies the relationship between medical compliance and health outcomes – hospitalization and mortality rates – using a large panel of patients residing in a local heal…

A motivational interviewing intervention by pharmacy students to improve medication adherence.

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Abughosh, S., Wang, X., Serna, O., Esse, T., Mann, A., Masilamani, S., … Fleming, M. (2017). A motivational interviewing intervention by pharmacy students to improve medication adherence. Journal of Managed Care & Specialty Pharmacy, 23(5), 549–560.
Background: Diabetes mellitus (DM) patients with comorbid hypertension (HTN) are at a higher risk of developing microvascular and macrovascular DM complications. Through guideline…
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