Table 45Glaucoma: summary of findings

Type of InterventionStudyAdherence:
Measure, Followup Period
Overall Result (+/=/−) and Timing
Additional Outcomes:
Outcome
Overall Result (+/=/−) and Timing
Multicomponent intervention including an educational video, discussion of barriers, reminder calls, and dosing aidOkeke et al., 2009140
N=127
Adherence rate, 3 months after intervention
Change in adherence rate (unadjusted), change between 3 and 6 months
Change in adherence rate (adjusted), change between 3 and 6 months
Intraocular pressure, change between 3 and 6 months

Abbreviations: (+) = statistically significant difference favoring intervention arm(s); (=) = no statistically significant difference; (−) = statistically significant difference favoring comparison arm; N = number

From: Results

Cover of Closing the Quality Gap: Revisiting the State of the Science (Vol. 4: Medication Adherence Interventions: Comparative Effectiveness)
Closing the Quality Gap: Revisiting the State of the Science (Vol. 4: Medication Adherence Interventions: Comparative Effectiveness).
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 208.4.
Viswanathan M, Golin CE, Jones CD, et al.

PubMed Health. A service of the National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health.