Geriatric pharmacy education: the perceptions of hospital pharmacists and pharmacy students
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: ABD WAHAB, Mohd Shahezwan (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Faculty of Pharmacy, Puncak alam, Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Zulkifly, Hanis Hanum (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Puncak alam, Malaysia)
Ali, Aida Azlina (Universiti Teknologi MARA, Puncak alam, Malaysia)
Background. The worldwide elderly population was approximately 810 million in 2012 and this number is projected to increase to 2 billion in 2050. The elderly are vulnerable to many drug-related problems due to age-related physiological changes, multiple co-morbidities, and polypharmacy, thus complicating geriatric pharmaceutical care. This fact.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.