Interventions for improving medication-taking ability and adherence in older adults prescribed multiple medications (Protocol)

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This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Intervention). The objectives are as follows: To evaluate the effectiveness of interventions designed to improve medication-taking ability and/or adherence in older community-dwelling people (or their carers). We will focus on interventions that target medication-taking behaviour by consumers who are being treated with multiple long-term, prescribed medications, and will include measures of both medication-taking ability and adherence to the prescribed medication regimen.

Original languageEnglish
Article numberCD012419
Number of pages16
JournalCochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 26 Oct 2016

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