Reported barriers and knowledge of community and hospital pharmacists to pharmacovigilance activities in a selected district of North West Province, South Africa
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: NAIDOO, Panjasaram (University of KwaZulu Natal, Discipline of Pharmaceutical Science, Durban, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Panjasaram Naidoo:|Marthinus Cornelius Joubert:Pharmaceutical Science,University of KwaZulu Natal,Durban,South Africa
Pharmacovigilance (PV) as a means of ensuring drug safety is an essential component of the process ensuring that the risk of drug use does not outweigh the benefit. Pharmacists are valuable in collecting PV information, but not many studies explored the knowledge and/or reasons why pharmacists do not engage in pharmacovigilance activities in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.