Pharmacist’s role in managing medicine shortages
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SCHECKELHOFF, Douglas (ASHP, Practice Advancement, Bethesda, United States of America)
Shortages of medications occur for a variety of reasons including, but not limited to, raw material shortages, discontinuations, consolidation of suppliers, increased demand for product, manufacturing or quality problems, recalls, contamination, regulatory issues, and shipping delays. Whatever the reason for a medication shortage, pharmacists are.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.