Pharmacists approach in enhancing self-care through the use of over the counter medication in independent community pharmacies in Malta
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CERNASEV, Alina (University of Minnesota, Pharmacy School, Minneapolis, United States of America)
- Co-author(s): Freitas, Erika (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States of America)
Hadsall, Ronald (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, United States of America)
Cordina, Maria (Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Malta, Msida, Malta)
In Malta all medicines are only available from pharmacies. Over the counter (OTCs) medicines are mainly displayed behind the counter and are only purchased after an interaction with the pharmacist/pharmacy staff.
The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of the pharmacist on patients in selecting an OTC product and .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.