Assessing knowledge and perspectives of nigerian pharmacists on integrative pharmacy practice
- At: Seoul (South Korea) (2017)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHUKWU, Otuto (Pharmacoeconomics, Health Policy Research and Development, National Assembly, Abuja, Pharmaceutical Services, Abuja, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Otuto Amarauche Chukwu: Pharmaceutical Services, Pharmacoeconomics, Health Policy Research and Development, National Assembly, Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria
Valentine Ezeanochikwa: Pharmacy Services, HealthPlus Pharmacy, Abuja, Nigeria
Integrative pharmacy practice (IPP) involves combining complementary and alternative medicines (CAM) with orthodox medicines. Evidence suggests that this practice improves treatment options and outcomes in certain chronic ailments
There is a paucity of evidence on this practice by Nigerian pharmacists despite its advantages. Hence.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.