Thank you for your interest in the algorithm for Medication Adherence Support Decision Aid (MASDA).

A range of solutions are available to support patients with taking their medication as prescribed.  The MASDA is intended to facilitate discussions between practitioners and patients to personalise these solutions. The decision aid comprises an algorithm that has been informed by a programme of research regarding medication adherence and compliance aids led by Dr Debi Bhattacharya

Please visit the related web-pages that underpin this research.

Downloading the algorithm

The algorithm is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

You are welcome to download the algorithm and to use it freely under terms of this licence and on condition that you let us know what you are planning to use it for. We require the details requested so that we can comply with monitoring and assessment of the impact of the work on society.

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