Drug utilization in the Canadian armed forces
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Canadian Armed Forces, Pharmacy Policy and Standards, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): D'Entremont (Canadian Armed Forces, OTTAWA, Canada)
Gervais (Canadian Armed Forces, OTTAWA, Canada)
Cecillon (Canadian Armed Forces, OTTAWA, Canada)
Objective: To describe drug utilization by members of the Canadian Forces (CF) and compare it to the Canadian civilian population...
Method: CF procurement data for the 2002-2003 fiscal year was obtained from McKesson Canada to assess drug utilization in CF members. IMS Health Canada provided prescription data from Canadian retail pharmacies for The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.