Evaluation of education and economic barriers in implementing essential medicines concept in Malaysia
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: MOHAMED IBRAHIM, Mohamed Izham (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
- Co-author(s): Mahjowb Abdallah Ahmed, Hind (School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia)
Background information: Although the national essential medicines list in Malaysia was launched in 2000, there are no studies conducted to measure the impact on awareness, knowledge, attitude, practice, as well as affordability of medicines. Setting: Healthcare institutions (clinics & hospitals), Public universities & Retail pharmacies... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.