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Physician conformity and patient adherence to ACE inhibitors and ARBs in patients with diabetes, with and without renal disease and hypertension, in a medicaid managed care organization.

Authors
  • Cooke, Catherine E1
  • Fatodu, Hugh
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of managed care pharmacy : JMCP
Publication Date
October 2006
Volume
12
Issue
8
Pages
649–655
Identifiers
PMID: 17269843
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Physicians. conformity is high when they prescribe an ACE inhibitor or ARB for patients with diabetes and hypertension but is lower than expected for patients with diabetes and renal disease but without hypertension. Older patients in this analysis of persons aged 18 to 65 years adhered more to their ACE inhibitor or ARB therapy.

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