TITLE

caregiver connection. Take as Director

AUTHOR(S)
MINTZ, SUZANNE
PUB. DATE
December 2011
SOURCE
PN;Dec2011, Vol. 65 Issue 12, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's insights on the role of caregivers in medication adherence of elderly, chronic condition, and disabled patients. She says that 75% of adults do not comply with their medications due to various reasons like forgetfulness, not filling prescriptions, and lack of medication information, in which the caregiver must remind and help them take their medication. However, she argues that caregivers must also take care of themselves in order to take care of others.
ACCESSION #
67210891

 

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