Study of improvements in risk factors of stroke outpatients by hospital pharmacist's intervention
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: WU (Kaohsiung Medical University, Pharmacy College, Kaohsiung, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Chiu (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, China Taiwan)
Chang (Chang-Gung Memorial Hospital, China Taiwan)
Wen (Kaohsiung Medical University, KAOHSIUNG, China Taiwan)
Stroke represents the second most common cause of mortality in Taiwan. Hypertension(Ht), diabetes mellitus(DM) and hyperlipidaemia(HL) are modifiable risk factors(RF) for stroke. Aims: To determine the efficacy of pharmacist’s intervention to improve these RF in the neurological clinic in Chang Gung memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Methods:.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.