Will physicians and patients accept a pharmacist-led structured medication review? a randomized, controlled trial in primary care.
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: LENANDER, Cecilia (Apoteket AB, Malmö, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Hallberg, Henrik (Liljeholmen Primary Health Care Center, Stockholm, Sweden)
Hallman, Eva (Liljeholmen Primary Health Care Center, Stockholm, Sweden)
Elfsson, Birgitta (Apoteket AB, STOCKHOLM, Sweden)
Hasselström, Jan (Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden)
Danielsson, Birgitta (Stockholm County Council, Stockholm, Sweden)
Introduction: Medication can cure and relieve disease but may also have adverse effects. Elderly have the greatest risk to suffer from medication problems. Medications reviews performed by pharmacists are an established method for patients in assisted living facilities. For patients living in their own homes the role of medication reviews has not.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.