International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 6, Issue 5 (2020)

Management practices, adherence and non-adherence among patients with chronic kidney disease at tertiary care hospital


Chandrajeet Kumar Yadav, Suraj Sunar, Roshan Mehta

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an increasingly recognized major public health problem globally and in Nepal. It has a high prevalence in the population and is associated with high morbidity, mortality and health care costs. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has a complicated interrelationship with other diseases. Management of CKD patients therapeutically is complicated due to co-morbidities and various complications of CKD, non-adherence to treatment is an overgrowing problem for patients with CKD. Hence, the present study is carried out to assess the management practice, medication adherence and non-adherence at tertiary care hospital.
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