The role of pictograms in improving patient adherence to medication: a systematic review

  • At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Children's Hospital Of Eastern Ontario, Pharmacy)
  • Co-author(s): Régis Vaillancourt
    Mohamed Morgan: Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, United Kingdom
    Anne Trinneer: Pharmacy, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada
  • Abstract:

    Background

    Healthcare workers must ensure that patients comprehend information provided to them. One suggested method to improve adherence to medication, is the addition of pictograms.

    Methods

    Literature from April 2009 to March 2018 was searched in PubMed, PMC and Embase using keywords: “Pictogram”, “Pictograph”, “Pictorial”, “Infographics”, “Images”

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