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Quantitative dried blood spot analyses: An aid to medicine optimization for heart disease patients
Introduction: Over 355 million prescriptions were dispensed for cardiovascular diseases in the UK in 2013. Half of these, costing the NHS £2.3 billion, were wasted because patients do not take their medicines as prescribed. ...
Quantitative LC-ToF MS analyses of dried blood spots: Developing an assessment of medication adherence for heart disease patients
Introduction: Over 355 million prescriptions were dispensed for cardiovascular diseases in the UK in 20131. Half of these, costing the NHS £2.3 billion, were wasted because patients did not take their medicines as prescribed2. ...
Facilitating pharmacokinetic studies in children: a new use of dried blood spots.
(BMJ Publishing, 2010)
Adherence to cardiovascular pharmacotherapy assessed by quantitative LC-HRMS analysis of dried blood spots
Up to ~50% of patients prescribed cardiovascular (CVD) drugs do not adhere to their prescribed regimen. Non-adherence impacts on patient health and healthcare system costs. Dried blood spot (DBS) sampling was used to collect ...
Self-sampling and quantitative analysis of DBS: can it shift the balance in over-burdened healthcare systems
(Future Science Ltd, 2015-09)