Determining the clinical effectiveness and patient satisfaction of a pharmacist-managed travel medicine clinic under an expanded scope of practice

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Presentation
  • By: HOULE, Sherilyn (University of Waterloo, School of Pharmacy, Wellesley, Canada)
  • Co-author(s): Sherilyn Houle:
    Christina Bascom: Travel Health Network, St. Albert, Canada
    Meagen Rosenthal: School of Pharmacy, The University of Mississippi, United States
  • Abstract:

    Methods

    Patients seeking pre-travel consultations from the clinic were enrolled. Chart review elicited patients’ destinations, itineraries, and preventive therapy needs. Following travel, a survey assessed overall satisfaction, adherence, and any health issues encountered during travel.

    Results

    103 patients were enrolled, with an average age of

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