Value and challenges of hospital pharmacy applications of point-of-care testing
- At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: NAITO, Takafumi (Hamamatsu University Hospital, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Takafumi Naito
Point-of-care testing (POCT) is defined as laboratory testing conducted close to the site of patient care. The application of POCT to hospital pharmacist services is expected to manage the drug effect and adverse reaction as well as to assess the laboratory data at or near the bedside. In hospital settings, the POCT application would be more.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.