Posts Tagged ‘medication adherence;’

Study: Text messaging improves medication adherence for teens

November 23, 2009

Veröffentlicht auf Fierce Mobile Healthcare mit Verweis auf Artikel in der NYT und einer in Pediatrics veröfentlichten Studie:

A new study in Pediatrics shows that text messaging really can help adolescents stick to their prescribed regimens, even when that regimen is to prevent rejection of a transplanted liver. Among a small study group of 41 young liver transplant recipients, those who received text reminders to take their medication were more likely to take their meds than they were before the messaging started.

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Study: Text messaging improves medication adherence for teens

November 20, 2009

Veröffentlicht auf Fierce Mobile Healthcare mit Verweis auf Artikel in der NYT und einer in Pediatrics veröfentlichten Studie:

A new study in Pediatrics shows that text messaging really can help adolescents stick to their prescribed regimens, even when that regimen is to prevent rejection of a transplanted liver. Among a small study group of 41 young liver transplant recipients, those who received text reminders to take their medication were more likely to take their meds than they were before the messaging started.