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Table 2 Adherence (%) to individual EB drugs, by age group and region

From: Chronic polytherapy after myocardial infarction: the trade-off between hospital and community-based providers in determining adherence to medication

Age group β-blockers ACEI/ARBs Statins Antiplatelet
Lazio
35–54 54.20 59.35 82.20 73.14
55–69 54.24 67.50 83.43 75.66
70–84 49.35 69.28 74.35 75.72
85+ 38.06 56.15 54.02 67.54
Total 51.09 65.44 77.41 74.43
Tuscany
35–54 52.96 53.28 82.79 79.90
55–69 51.85 64.39 83.72 81.34
70–84 45.48 65.93 75.03 79.16
85+ 32.16 50.79 44.75 70.24
Total 46.32 61.12 73.80 78.46
  1. ACEI/ARBS: agents acting on the renin-angiotensin system