Funding for this research was provided by:
Qatar University (QUUG-CPH-CPH-14/15-5)
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-02-07
Received: 24 August 2018
Accepted: 27 January 2019
First Online: 7 February 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.Dr. Morisky is the developer/owner of the copyrighted and trademarked protected Morisky Medication Adherence Scale and sells MMAS licenses and consulting services through MMAS Research LLC, 14725 NE 20th St., Bellevue, Washington 98,007. Dr. Morisky was not involved in the data collection or analysis.
: The study was approved by the Institutional Review Boards of Primary Health Care Corporation and Qatar University.
: Informed consent was obtained from all individual participants included in the study.