Association Between Pharmacy Closures and Adherence to Cardiovascular Medications Among Older US Adults.

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Summary of "Association Between Pharmacy Closures and Adherence to Cardiovascular Medications Among Older US Adults."

It is unknown whether and how pharmacy closures alter medication adherence.


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Name: JAMA network open
ISSN: 2574-3805
Pages: e192606


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