For short-term antibiotic regimens,an estimated _______________ fail to comply adequately.
When patients do not adopt the recommended medical treatment,the result is
C) doctor shopping.
The greatest cause of nonadherence to treatment is
A) the patient's unsupportive home environment.
B) the patient's uncooperative personality.
C) faulty patient-provider communication.
D) the decreasing use of traditional health plans.
Which of the following is NOT one of the three steps your text lists as critical in adherence?
A) understanding the treatment regimen
B) satisfaction with the relationship and treatment regimen
C) deciding to adhere