Role of pharmacist in evaluating drug-related problems at geriatric assessment clinic, ramathibodi hospital
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: PAIBOONVONG, Taniya (Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medicine, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol Univ., Bangkok, Thailand)
Background: Many drug-related problems (DRPs) have been found in the elderly. Inappropriateness of drug use was generally found in the elderly with polypharmacy. Pharmacists have an important role to identify and resolve DRPs. The objectives of this study were to determine DRPs and role of pharmacist in this process. Setting: At geriatric.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.