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Use Of Digital Health Activity Trackers Linked To Better Medication Adherence

People who use digital health activity trackers tend to be more adherent in taking medications prescribed for chronic health conditions. …

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Medication Adherence In The Digital Age

In this short presentation, hear from Dawn Velligan, PhD, as she discusses suboptimal outcomes and nonadherence in serious mental illness, …

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Shared Decision Making – Helping Create A Strong Relationship Between Mental Health Providers & Patients: A Resource For Providers

This resource introduces health care providers to the shared decision making process and discusses potential benefits of incorporation within practices.
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Effectiveness Of Interventions To Improve Medication Adherence In Bipolar Disorder

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The World Health Organization (WHO) has reported that 50% of patients from developed countries with chronic disease do not …

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Tools To Assess & Address Medication Adherence In Patients With Serious Mental Illness

Poor medication adherence presents a significant barrier to successful treatment and recovery in patients with serious mental illness and can …

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Adherence To Antipsychotics Associated With Lower Psychiatric Hospitalization Rates & Expenditures

Adherence to antipsychotic therapy among Medicare Part D enrollees with schizophrenia is associated with a lower probability of psychiatric hospitalization …

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Current & Remitted Depression & Anxiety Disorders As Risk Factors For Medication Nonadherence

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This large cohort study examined the impact of current and remitted depression and anxiety disorders and other factors on …

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Treatment Of Schizophrenia: Focus On Psychopharmacology & Adherence

While treating to remission is the goal in schizophrenia, it remains a target not achieved for many patients. In this …

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Determinants Of Adherence To Treatment In Bipolar Disorder: A Comprehensive Review

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Improved understanding of the factors influencing treatment adherence in patients with bipolar disorder (BD) may aid the development of …

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Understanding & Addressing Medication Adherence In Psychiatry

Medication adherence is of great importance in optimizing outcomes in psychiatry, however definitions and understanding of adherence have evolved over …

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An Overview Of The Brief Adherence Rating Scale (BARS)

During this recorded presentation, Matt Byerly, MD, discussed the Brief Adherence Rating Scale (BARS). Key points included:

Nonadherence to antipsychotic medication …

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The Importance Of Adherence To Long-Term Success In Schizophrenia

During this recorded presentation, Peter J. Weiden, MD, discussed medication adherence in schizophrenia, including the importance of adherence in this …

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