Regular Reminding of the Potential Serious Complications of Poor Adherence to Treatment: A Strategy for Improving Treatment Adherence in Beta-Thalassemia Major Patients

Emami Zeydi, Amir and Heydari, Abbas and Karimi Moonaghi, Hossein (2017) Regular Reminding of the Potential Serious Complications of Poor Adherence to Treatment: A Strategy for Improving Treatment Adherence in Beta-Thalassemia Major Patients. International Journal of Pediatrics, 5 (12). pp. 6201-6202.

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Abstract

Globally, β-Thalassemia Major (β-TM) is the most commonly inherited hemolytic anemia, with a high incidence rate in Southeast Asia, the Middle East and Mediterranean countries. Patients with β-TM require lifelong adherence to their distressing treatment regimens, including regular blood transfusions and daily chelation therapy.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Journals > International J Pediatrics
Depositing User: IJP IJP
Date Deposited: 09 Dec 2017 14:26
Last Modified: 09 Dec 2017 14:26
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/8662

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