The Importance of Taking Your Pills on Schedule: Understanding Adherence

Multiple Myeloma CancerCare Connect Education Workshops show

Summary: * Overview of Cancer Treatments * Definition of Adherence: Taking Your Pills on Schedule * Its Important Role in the Management of Cancer and Treatment Side Effects * Clinical Trials * Barriers to Taking Your Pills * Practical Tips to Overcome These Barriers * Planning Ahead: Lead Time in Refilling Prescriptions, Travel and Weekends * Communicating with Your Health Care