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The Effect of OPCSP on Adherence and Clinical Outcomes Among Patients With Rheumatic Diseases

2017-01-19 06:38:21 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This is a randomised trial on the efficacy of an Outpatient Pharmacy Clinical Services Program (OPCSP) on adherence and clinical outcomes among patients with rheumatic diseases.The purpose of this study is to evaluate:

1. rates of medication adherence in the OPCSP program compared with usual care in an integrated health care system.

2. total direct costs and clinical outcomes in the OPCSP program compared with usual care in an integrated health care system.

Description

This is a randomised trial on the efficacy of an Outpatient Pharmacy Clinical Services Program (OPCSP) on adherence and clinical outcomes among patients with rheumatic diseases.Three types of rheumatic diseases were included in the study, Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), Ankylosing spondylitis (AS), and Rheumatoid Arthritis(RA). The purpose of this study is to evaluate:

1. rates of medication adherence in the OPCSP program compared with usual care in an integrated health care system.

2. total direct costs and clinical outcomes in the OPCSP program compared with usual care in an integrated health care system.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Supportive Care

Conditions

Rheumatic Diseases

Intervention

pharmacists involved OPCSP

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

RenJi Hospital

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-01-19T06:38:21-0500

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