Handbook of cognitive behavioral approaches in primary care. Nonadherence in primary care

Robert A. DiTomasso, Deborah Chiumento, Marsha S. Singer, Oliver Bullock

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The authors discuss nonadherence in primary care patients. The following topics are addressed: assessment and diagnostic issues; incidence and clinical manifestations; cognitive-behavioral case conceptualizations; identifying and addressing obstacles to treatment; points of collaboration with physicians and family; development and implementation of an empirically based treatment plan; evaluation of treatment outcomes; and considerations with special populations/diversity issues. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2012 APA, all rights reserved). (create)

Original languageAmerican English
PublisherHandbook of cognitive behavioral approaches in primary care.
StatePublished - Jan 1 2010


  • nonadherence
  • primary care patients
  • assessment
  • diagnosis
  • incidence
  • clinical manifestations
  • cognitive behavioral case conceptualizations
  • obstacles to treatment
  • empirically based treatment plan
  • evaluation of treatment outcomes
  • Primary Health Care
  • Treatment Compliance
  • Epidemiology
  • Evidence Based Practice
  • Measurement
  • Patients
  • Treatment Effectiveness Evaluation
  • Treatment Barriers


  • Psychology

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