Patient empowerment - A new attitude and five pharmacy and healthcare takeaways
- At: 2019 FIP Congress in AbuDhabi (United Arab Emirates)
- Type: Presentation
- By: KAITIRITIMBA, Robinah (Uganda National Health Users/Consumers Organisation, Uganda)
Patient engagement is a reality. It empowers patients, promotes adherence to treatment, rational use of medicines, take up responsibility and reducing morbidity and mortality. This is true for the WHO Directly Observed Treatment Strategy (DOTS) where TB treatment, child and adult immunization, HIV prevention and treatment is managed by the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.