Adherence to Prescribed Drugs Among 65-74 Year Old Men Diagnosed with Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm or Peripheral Arterial Disease in a Screening Trial: A VIVA Substudy.

Affiliation

Department of Cardiology, Diagnostic Centre, Regional Hospital Central Jutland, Silkeborg, Denmark; Centre for Research in Clinical Nursing, Regional Hospital Viborg, Viborg, Denmark; Department of Clinical Medicine, Aarhus University, Denmark. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Adherence to antiplatelet and statin therapy in participants diagnosed with abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) or peripheral arterial disease (PAD) was examined in a vascular screening trial.

Keywords

Cardiovascular diseases,Medication adherence,Medication persistence,Registers,Screening,Secondary prevention,

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