Tools for elderly's drug compliance wanted

  1. Hi every one,
    I wish to develop a tool to measure elderly's drug compliance in nursing homes/community for the outcome management program promoted in my hospital. Can anyone help me? Is there any validated assessment forms/client education checklists available on the web?
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  3. by   Jill Hamilton
    I am new to this site and thus the delay in the replay. I don't have a tool for you, but two references that may help you. the book Drug Therapy and the Elderly by Alvin K Swonger and Patricia M. Burbank. A journal article from Journal of Gerontological Nursing August 1999 An intervention Study to Enhance Medication Complaince...

    Hope this helps.