Non-adherence rates over 50% in patients with severe asthma: Victorian study

Alarmingly high rates of non-adherence to medication occur in patients whose asthma is severe enough to make them eligible for biologics or thermoplasty, Victorian researcher say. Respiratory physicians at a special clinic for patients with difficult asthma at The Alfred hospital, Melbourne, found that more than 50% of patients were non-adherent with their preventer medication. ...

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