Enhancing Medication Safety in the Community Pharmacy - the North Rhine-Westphalia Concept
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: HEMPEL, Georg (Universität Münster, Institut für Pharmazeutische und Medizinische Chemie, Münster, Germany)
- Co-author(s): Schwalbe, O. (Pharmacists’ Chamber Westphalia-Lippe, Münster, Germany)
Jaehde, U. (University of Bonn, Institute of Pharmacy, Clinical Pharmacy, Bonn, Germany)
Läer, S. (University of Dusseldorf, Institute of Clinical Pharmacy and Pharmacotherapy,, Düsseldorf, Germany)
Background: Drug-related problems are very common in the primary care setting and result in significant morbidity and mortality. Recent studies indicate that pharmacists` interventions can improve medication safety and avoid adverse effects leading to hospital admission. However, there is a lack of adequate education and training of pharmacists in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.