Assembling medical kits for people who travel to Latin America
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: MORGADO, Manuel (Hospital Centre of Cova da Beira, Pharmaceutical Services, Covilhã, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Nunes, Sara (Health Sciences Faculty, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal)
Paulino, Ema (Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society, Lisbon, Portugal)
Morgado, Sandra (Hospital Centre of Cova da Beira, Covilhã, Portugal)
Background Travelling to tropical and subtropical countries has been increasing.The countries of Latin America, which are among the most traveled destinations, pose potential health risks. Aims The aim of this study was to design travel medicine kits including over-the-counter and ethical drugs prescribed during a consultation for traveling abroad.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.