Many patients fail to properly take oral chemo, leading to complications

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 15:30 in Health & Medicine

As the use of oral chemotherapy continues to rise, researchers have discovered many patients fail to properly take the cancer-fighting medication, a significant clinical problem that can result in complications and premature death. That lack of adherence needs to be addressed by the health care community, say the study's authors.

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