Medication burden, adherence and health-related quality of life in advanced chronic kidney disease

Wubshet Tesfaye, Ronald L Castelino, Barbara C Wimmer, Charlotte McKercher, Matthew D Jose, A L. Neil, Syed Tabish R Zaidi

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Abstract

Aim
To examine the relationship between medication burden, adherence and health‐related quality of life (HRQoL).

Background
Poor medication adherence in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with disease progression and mortality. However, little is known about the associations between medication burden, adherence and HRQoL.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)58-58
Number of pages1
JournalNephrology
Volume22
Issue numbers3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 30 Aug 2017
Externally publishedYes
Event53rd Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology (ANZSN) Annual Scientific Meeting: ANZSN 2017 - Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Australia
Duration: 2 Sep 20176 Sep 2017
http://www.anzsnasm.com/past-asms/2017-asm-program

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Tesfaye, W., Castelino, R. L., Wimmer, B. C., McKercher, C., Jose, M. D., Neil, A. L., & R Zaidi, S. T. (2017). Medication burden, adherence and health-related quality of life in advanced chronic kidney disease. Nephrology, 22(s3), 58-58. https://doi.org/10.1111/nep.13105