Dispensing new medicines in community pharmacy: results from a telephone follow-up pilot testing
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: LOURENÇO, Luís (Farmácia Central, Agualva - Cacém, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Luís Lourenço:|Lígia Reis:|Ana Luísa Ramos:|Anita Silva:|Dino Almeida:|Cláudia Taborda:
Patients have needs after the dispensing of a new drug.
Adherence might improve with a pharmacists' follow-up.
Observational study (Nov-Dec 2014) in a community pharmacy identifying patients who initiated a new drug. Later the patient was contacted by telephone to conduct a follow-up.
61 out of the 84 initially identified patients were.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.