Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Date Published: 1/2014
When children and adolescents with asthma, diabetes, epilepsy, or inflammatory bowel disease, or other chronic illnesses, forget or decide not to take their medications, they are more likely to have the kinds of symptoms that require a trip to the emergency department or a stay in the hospital. The Center for Adherence and Self-Management at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center has developed patient-friendly tools to help care givers manage medication adherence in children and adolescents.
Source: National Center for Cultural Competence
Source: Adolescent Health Initiative
Source: U.S. National Library of Medicine