Association of Medication Adherence and Clinical Outcomes in Sarcoidosis
作者: Michelle SharpTaylor BrownEdward S. ChenCynthia S. RandDavid R. MollerMichelle N. Eakin
作者单位: 1Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD
刊名: Chest, 2020
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2020.01.026
关键词: Health-related quality of lifeMedication adherenceSarcoidosis
英文摘要: Background(#br)Sarcoidosis, one of the most common interstitial lung diseases, has significant health disparities. Approximately 50% of individuals affected with sarcoidosis will undergo spontaneous remission, but those who do not undergo remission often require long-term or lifelong treatment to prevent disease progression. We sought to assess the association between medication adherence and clinical outcomes in sarcoidosis.(#br)Methods(#br)Adult patients in the Johns Hopkins Sarcoidosis Clinic diagnosed with pulmonary sarcoidosis on treatment were eligible for enrollment. Questionnaires were administered to assess medication adherence, health-related quality of life (HRQoL), health-care utilization, and sociodemographic information. Clinical information was abstracted from medical...
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