Understanding of USP-DI pharmaceutical pictograms by Thais
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: POLNOK, Assadang (Naresuan University, Phitsanulok, Thailand)
- Co-author(s): Wanwithayapha, Arisara (FDA, Ministry of Public Health, Nonthaburi, Thailand)
Chuealek, Utumporn (Angthong Hospital, Angthong, Thailand)
Pipatthangsakul, Anyamanee (Bangkok Metropolitan Medical College, Bangkok, Thailand)
Introduction In patients with low literacy, providing written information about how to use medications is not an effective communication strategy. Pharmaceutical pictograms can be used to improve patient's understanding on how to use medications. This study aims to determine whether Thai subjects understand the meaning of pictograms developed by.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.