Table 2

Adherence scores per month

1st month

(n = 23)

2nd month

(n = 22)

3rd month

(n = 21)


Taking adherence*

Mean (SD)

97.4 (4.7)

95.9 (5.78)

85.0 (26.8)


Median (IQR)

98.2 (4.6)

96.4 (5.4)

98.2 (18.8)


Timing adherence^

Mean (SD)

94.2 (6.8)

92.6 (6.1)

82.1 (26.4)


Median (IQR)

96.4 (4.6)

92.9 (6.3)

96.7 (20.5)


* Percentage of prescribed doses taken;

^ Percentage of doses taken within 12 ± 3 hours

Lyimo et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:92   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-92

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