Applying the essential medicines list concept to drug shortages
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: DUONG, Mai (The University of Sydney, Faculty of Pharmacy, Sydney, Australia)
- Co-author(s): Moles, Rebecca (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
Chaar, Betty (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
Chen, Timothy (The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
The World Health Organization created the Essential Medicines List (EML) concept to establish international pharmaceutical standards and guidelines offering therapeutic and economic benefits. Essential medicines are [quotright]those that satisfy the priority health care needs of the population, and selected with due regard to disease .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.