PowerPoint Presentation - Understanding the Barriers and Facilitatorsto Adherence to Oral Chemotherapy in Hispanic Youth with A.L.L.

Adherence to Therapy
lMay be influenced by many factors:
lComplexity of medication regimen
lDuration of therapy
lMedication side effects
lPsychological and cognitive factors
lFamily structure/dynamics
lHealth beliefs
lCultural beliefs
lSocioeconomic status
lCommunication with/trust in healthcare providers
üMay include languagebarriers
Importantfactorsfor minoritypopulations