Medication adherence in patients with schizophrenia: a qualitative study of the patient process in motivational interviewing.
- Jos Dobber,
- Corine Latour,
- Lieuwe de Haan,
- Wilma Scholte Op Reimer,
- Ron Peters,
- Emile Barkhof,
- Berno van Meijel
BMC Psychiatry 2018 May 18;18(1):135. Epub 2018 May 18.
Inholland University of Applied Sciences, De Boelelaan 1109, 1081 HV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Background: Motivational interviewing (MI) may be an effective intervention to improve medication adherence in patients with schizophrenia. However, for this patient group, mixed results have been found in randomized controlled trials. Furthermore, the process of becoming (more) motivated for long-term medication adherence in patients with schizophrenia is largely unexplored. Read More