Anum Saqib, Muhammad Atif, Raazeyah Ikram, Fatima Riaz, Muhammad Abubakar, Shane Scahill
Abstract:BackgroundPatients’ knowledge about their prescribed medicines is one of the most important antecedents of successful therapy. Poor knowledge about medicines can lead to serious consequences such as non-adherence and misunderstanding of the significance of adverse events. The objective of this study is to understand the factors that are responsible for a patients’ lack of knowledge regarding their medicines, by taking the perspective of the patient as well as that of healthcare professionals. Much of the work …
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