Pharmaceutical consultation addressed to type 2 diabetes patients: the role of community pharmacist in counseling diabetes patients
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: MENDES, Maria (Farmácias Holon, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Campos, Ana Carlota (Farmácia Ferreira Pinto, Nisa, Portugal)
I. Background: It is estimated that 12,9% of the Portuguese population has Diabetes mellitus (DM). Since DM is a chronic disease affecting the diabetic patient at various levels, the counseling should focus on the nature of the disease, lifestyle modifications, medications, as well as acute and chronic complications. Educational efforts to improve .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.