Table 2

Key changes in patient concerns before and up to a month after attending the medicines optimisation clinic (MYMEDS)

Issue identifiedBefore clinicAfter clinicP value
Patient understands the reason for their cardiac medicines143/196 (73.0)192/194 (99.0)<0.001
Patient concern that cardiac medicines will do more harm than good62/187 (33.2)6/190 (3.2)<0.001
Patient sometimes forgets to take medicines39/193 (20.2)6/172 (3.5)<0.001
  • Data are n(%).

  • MYMEDS, My Experience of Taking Medicines questionnaire.