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Barriers and enablers affecting patient engagement in managing medications within specialty hospital settings.

Manias E, Rixon S, Williams A, et al. Health expectations : an international journal of public participation in health care and health policy. 2015;18:2787-98.

Many efforts are underway to facilitate involving hospitalized patients in their own care. However, this qualitative study identified many barriers to patient engagement in medication monitoring, ranging from unavailability of clinicians to production pressures that forced patients to be moved from one unit to another.