Importance of Patient Adherence and Compliance in the Present Day

Sreetama Dutt
2017 Journal of Bacteriology & Mycology Open Access  
J Bacteriol Mycol Open Access 2017, 4(5): 00105 examining him, to stick to his/her prescribed routine and get a follow-up check done on a regular basis. Patient-related Factors 1. Inadequate health literacy and knowledge (mostly in case of asymptomatic diseases). 2. Inadequate knowledge about the medical decision-making process. 3. Socio-economic status poses a threat towards bearing treatment costs which are often expensive and complicated.
doi:10.15406/jbmoa.2017.04.00106 fatcat:ffw5n4ju3vcf5igom2pfcijbze