Design, development, and evaluation of culture-sensitive pictographic instructions for dispensing medications
- At: Basel (Switzerland) (2008)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Alvarez, Beatrice (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Wade, Julie (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Pascuet, Elena (Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, OTTAWA, Canada)
Dawson, Jane (New Zealand Defence Forces, New Zealand)
Grenier, Sylvain (Canadian Armed Forces, Canada)
Objective: To design, develop and evaluate culture-sensitive pictographic instructions for use within a medication pictogram counselling tool to optimize patient adherence to drug therapy.
Target Groups: Patients from different cultures both within Canada and internationally where low literacy and/or language barriers between patients and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.