Results of a questionnaire regarding unused medicines and how pharmacists can help improve compliance
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: YAMASHITA, Miki (Hokkaido Pharmaceutical University, School of Pharmacy, Sapporo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Miki Yamashita:|Kazuya Nakamura:|Koyuki Morikawa:|Yuki Seo:|Naonori Kohri:
Concern about the amount of unused medicines produced by polypharmacy and non-compliance is increasing in Japan because these situations can contribute to negative consequences, such as increased healthcare costs and medication errors.
We investigated the Japanese public perception of unused medicine and the role that pharmacists could play in.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.