Methods triangulation broadens researchers’ insights: a cross cultural example
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: COSTA (CEFAR/ANF, Centre for Pharmacoepidemiological Resea, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Bates (School of Pharmacy, Un. London, United Kingdom)
Duggan (Barts and the London NHS Trust, United Kingdom)
Better understanding of medicines and information related behaviours can lead to targeted interventions to improve patients’ outcomes. This study aims to measure and compare information desires, perceptions of medicines and anxieties towards illness between two countries. Method: A cross-sectional study was conducted in UK and Portugal secondary .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.