Quality analysis of hypertension outpatient drug use - a case study of a regional hospital in central taiwan
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Shiu-Ching (Taichung Hospital, Pharmacy, Taichung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chen, Te-Cheng (Taichung Hospital, Taichung, China Taiwan)
Background:Hypertension (HTN) is an important risk factor of cardiovascular disease. Little is known about the prescribing patterns and prevalence of inappropriate prescriptions for HTN in Taiwan.
Aims:Using National Health Insurance (NHI) claim data, this research has three objectives as follows: 1.exploring the prescribing patterns of treating.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.