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Table 2 Non-adherence to medications at a one-month follow-up.

From: An easy intervention to improve short-term adherence to medications in community-dwelling older outpatients. A pilot non-randomised controlled trial

Outcomes Intervention (n= 54) Control (n= 54) Pvalue
  Perc. (n) Perc. (n)  
Any adherence error 20 (11) 59 (32) < 0.001
Therapy suspended 13 (7) 33 (18) 0.021
Therapy never taken 7 (4) 28 (15) 0.010
Therapy never stopped 0 (0) 19 (10) 0.001
Unintentional adherence error 15 (8) 32 (17) 0.067
  1. Statistical analysis was performed by using Fisher's exact test.