Table 3

Physicians’ opinions on whether pharmacist-led activities promote medication adherence in patients with chronic diseases: N = 285.

PHYSICIANS’ OPINIONS, N (%)
PHARMACIST-LED ACTIVITYSTRONGLY AGREEPARTIALLY AGREENEUTRALPARTIALLY DISAGREESTRONGLY DISAGREE
Pharmacist identifies patients who are not refilling prescriptions regularly for chronic medications205 (71.9)65 (22.8)12 (4.2)2 (0.7)1 (0.4)
Pharmacist emphasizes medication benefits rather than potential side effects170 (59.6)89 (31.2)17 (6.0)5 (1.8)4 (1.4)