MS patients who adhere to treatment have higher health costs-and better outcomes

Posted by on November 27, 2017 7:20 pm
Categories: health

Researchers examined the insurance claims and medical records of 681 patients with multiple sclerosis and found those who adhered to medication schedules had significantly better physical outcomes than patients who did not, although the total overall costs for their care were higher. The findings are considered significant because it is harder to assess treatment results for patients with MS and difficult to determine whether the treatment benefits justify their cost.

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