Electronic questionnaires at the pharmacy counter – a method to study prescription of angiotensin receptor blockers
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: FRISK, Pia (Apoteket AB, Stockholm, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Mellgren, Tor-Olov (Apoteket AB, STOCKHOLM, Sweden)
Aim: Angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) are one of several classes of drugs available for treatment of hypertension and heart failure. They are recommended as a second choice to ACE-inhibitors, to patients intolerant to ACE-inhibitors.
To investigate a) indication for current use of ARBs, b) if ARBs are being prescribed as a first treatment, c) .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.