A hospital based discharge medication review scheme: homer trial
- In: Hospital Pharmacy Section - Poster session
- At: Cairo (Egypt) (2005)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: HPS-P-017
- By: MOHAMMED SAFWAT, Nirmeen (Faculty of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutics, Cairo, Egypt)
- Co-author(s): Goodyer (DeMontfort University, LEICESTER, United Kingdom)
Introduction:The HOMER trial recently identified an increased readmission rate & number of GP visits with a reduced quality of life in elderly patients who had received a community pharmacist domiciliary medication review.
Method:122 elderly patients to be discharged from the Hospital were randomised into a control or active group.A.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.