MEDICATION KNOWLEDGE OF GERIATRIC PATIENTS AT DISCHARGE FROM A GERIATRIC REHABILITATIVE CENTRE (GRC).
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: FREYER, Johanna (University of Leipzig, Drug Safety Center and Dept. of Clinical Pharmacy, Leipzig, Germany)
- Co-author(s): Johanna Freyer
After discharge from hospital, 30% of patients experience drug-related problems. We assume that many of these problems are caused by medication changes and knowledge deficits in patients being not well informed about the modifications in their therapy.
We included patients receiving usual care from 3 GRC units with the following inclusion criteria:.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.