Awareness of the influence of faith on medication use by patients in training of pharmacists
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Presentation
- By: SULEMAN, Fatima (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Durban, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Pillay, Shannon Keshnie (University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, South Africa)
Background: Health care professionals (HP) are faced with patients from various religions. Pharmacists may not be exposed to the strictures of these religions as part of their training, and this lack of understanding could impact on developing good relationships. Aim: To describe practice relating to faith issues and knowledge of permissible.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.