Effectiveness of an educational tool (handy- gsp) for pharmacists to improve their quality of counselling on inhaler use for asthma

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: SAMARANAYAKE, Nithushi (University of Sri Jayewardenepura, B.Pharm - Department of Allied HealthSciences, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka)
  • Co-author(s): Yohan Balasundaram: B.Pharm - Department of Allied HealthSciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
    Thulshan Jayathilaka: B.Pharm - Department of Allied HealthSciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
    Nithushi Samaranayake: B.Pharm - Department of Allied HealthSciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
    Chandanie Wanigatunge: Pharmacology , Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Nugegoda, Sri Lanka
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Proper inhaler administration technique must be demonstrated correctly to patients.

    Purpose

    To assess the effectiveness of a tool for pharmacists to improve their quality of counselling on asthma inhaler use.

    Methods

    A non-randomized clinical trial was conducted to assess effectiveness of Handy-GSP (Handy-Guide, Handy-Sticker and..

  • The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress. Please login