AWARENESS OF HOME MEDICAL CARE BY COMMUNITY PHARMACISTS IN HOKKAIDO, JAPAN
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: YANAGUIMOTO, Hitomi (Hokkaido Pharmaceutical University School of Pharmacy, Pharmaceutical Community Health Care, Sapporo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Hitomi Yanaguimoto
In Japan, population ageing is expected to peak in 2025. Many elderly people wish to live and end their life in the community in which they have resided. Pharmacists working in community pharmacies are increasingly responsible for providing home medical care to such people. However, in 2012, only 9.5% of Japanese pharmacies provided home medical.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.