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A patient perspective of the impact of medication side effects on adherence: results of a cross-sectional nationwide survey of patients with schizophrenia

Marco DiBonaventura1*, Susan Gabriel2, Leon Dupclay2, Shaloo Gupta1 and Edward Kim2

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1 Health Sciences Practice, Kantar Health, 11 Madison Avenue, 12th Floor, New York, NY, USA

2 Health Economics and Outcomes Research, Novartis Pharmaceutical Corporation, East Hanover, NJ, USA

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BMC Psychiatry 2012, 12:20  doi:10.1186/1471-244X-12-20

Published: 20 March 2012

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Additional file 1:

Adjusted odds ratios for the impact of each side effect on complete adherence with more restrictive definition of side effect presence.

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The relationship between side effect clusters and complete medication adherence, removing agitation from the agitation/EPS cluster.

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