Evaluation of drug guides for patients (consumer medication leaflets) in japan by user testing method

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: YAMAMOTO, Michiko (Showa Pharmaceutical University, Department of Drug Informatics, Machida-city, Japan)
  • Co-author(s): Michiko Yamamoto:
    Hirohisa Doi: Department of Drug Informatics, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida-city, Japan
    Ken Yamamoto: Department of Drug Informatics, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida-city, Japan;, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida-city, Japan
    Kazuhiro Watanabe: Showa Pharmaceutical University, Machida-city, Japan
  • Abstract:

    Background

    In Japan, patient leaflets called Drug Guides for Patients (DGPs) are officially available, however, their usability has never been verified. This is the first attempt to improve DGPs via user testing in Japan.

    Purpose

     To test and improve communication of drug information to minimize risk for patients via user testing of the current and..

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