Efficacy of a Intervention to Reduce Medication Errors and Improve Adherence (ATEM-AP)
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01291966
Recruitment Status :
First Posted : February 9, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 9, 2011
Hospital Universitario Reina Sofia de Cordoba
Sociedad Andaluza de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria
Sociedad Española de Medicina Familiar y Comunitaria
The purpose of this study is to demonstrate that an intervention based on the motivational interview directed to patients with polypharmacy to improve the Therapeutic Adherence and to reduce the errors of Medication in major measure that the habitual intervention.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
65 Years and older (Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Patients with polypharmacy (5 or more medicines)
That detects to them a problem of Therapeutic Adherence
That agree to take part in the study
Immobilized patients or with an index of Barthel lower than 60 points
Incapable to fulfill ABVD
Patients with cognitive deterioration
Patients with diagnosis of ictus in the last 6 months
That has been admitted to hospital 2 or more times in the last year Institutionalized patients