PHA 5103 Practice quiz mod 6

Question 1 of 18

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From the reading (Development of the DRAW), what percentage of non adherence in adults with chronic diseases result from problems in remembering to take medications?

Select one of the following:

  • 12%

  • 22%

  • 45%

  • 50%

Question 2 of 18

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The most commonly used method for claims-based adherence measurement that focuses only on the time period that patient was persistent with the medication is known as

Select one of the following:

  • MPR

  • PDC

  • EDC

  • DRAW

Question 3 of 18

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Which of the following is correct about PDC (proportion of days covered)?

Select one or more of the following:

  • older method of calculating adherence

  • accounts for non-persistence

  • tends to be operationally defined more consistently

  • simple summation of days supply

Question 4 of 18

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Which of the following best describe adherence?

Select one of the following:

  • the extent to which patients take medications as prescribed by their healthcare provider or as directed

  • passively following doctor's orders

  • the extent to which patients' behaviors coincide with the healthcare provider's medical or health advice

  • b and c

Question 5 of 18

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T/F: Compliance is the extent to which patient's behaviors coincide with the health care provider's medical or health advice.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 6 of 18

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In the context of medication therapy, what is known as continuing to take the medication as prescribed?

Select one of the following:

  • consistency

  • continuation

  • persistence

  • adherence

Question 7 of 18

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What percentage of patients never fill their prescription?

Select one of the following:

  • 12%

  • 20%

  • 45%

  • 50%

Question 8 of 18

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Lack of adherence to medication has been estimated to annually cost

Select one of the following:

  • 150 - 200 million

  • 50 -200 billion

  • 100 -300 billion

  • 400- 500 million

Question 9 of 18

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Which of the following is NOT a predictor of non-adherence?

Select one of the following:

  • missed appointment, late prescription fills

  • poor provider relationships

  • racial discrimination

  • none of the above

Question 10 of 18

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Which of the following best describe white coat adherence?

Select one of the following:

  • white coat adherence doesn't exist

  • adherence only in the doctor's office

  • following your physician's orders and remember to taking medication

  • improving adherence several days before your doctor's appointment

Question 11 of 18

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Which of the following is NOT considered unintentional non-adherence?

Select one of the following:

  • using improper administration techniques

  • running out of medication

  • misunderstanding regimen demands

  • inability to afford medication given other needs

Question 12 of 18

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What is a patient factor related to non-adherence?

Select one or more of the following:

  • having low self efficacy

  • lacking knowledge about condition, need for treatment, or therapeutic goals

  • believing therapy is ineffective or that drawbacks of therapy outweigh benefits

  • running out of medication

Question 13 of 18

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T/F: There is a no silver bullet, effective interventions are complex and multicomponent interventions are promising.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 14 of 18

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Which of the following is a direct way to measure adherence?

Select one of the following:

  • biological markers

  • physiological markers

  • refill history

  • patient self-reports

Question 15 of 18

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T/F: Patient report of medication use issues is often a good but not the best source of information we have.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 16 of 18

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Which of the following is considered a forgetfulness intervention?

Select one of the following:

  • compliance packaging

  • refill reminders

  • visual cues

  • all of the above

Question 17 of 18

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Which of the following is a physical/product barrier intervention?

Select one or more of the following:

  • automatic dispensers

  • large print labels

  • product aids

  • easy open caps

Question 18 of 18

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Which of the following is part of the Choice Triad?

Select one of the following:

  • patient believe something is wrong

  • patient is convinced that the pros of medication outweigh the cons

  • patient is motivated to use medication to something about it

  • all of the above

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PHA 5103 Practice quiz mod 6

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