Altering medicines to meet patient needs: pharmacists are the key to ensuring quality.
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in PSWC, Melbourne (Australia)
- Type: Presentation
- By: GLASS, Beverley (James Cook University, School of Pharmacy and Molecular Sciences, Townsville, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Roberston, Sherryl (James Cook University, Townsville, Australia)
Kockler, Jutta (James Cook University, Townsville, Australia)
Haywood, Alison (Griffith University, Gold coast, Australia)
Background: Pharmacists, who have an important role to play in the delivery of quality medicines, are being increasingly required to make decisions related to the alteration of these medicines to meet the needs of patients. Despite this widespread practice, which includes repackaging of solid dosage forms into dose administration aids (DAAs),.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.