Appropriate method to investigate consumer comprehension of OTC drug package inserts in Japan
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: KANEKO, Risa (Keio University, Tokyo, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Hosaka, Ai (Keio University, TOKYO, Japan)
Hashiguchi, Masayuki (Keio University, TOKYO, Japan)
Mochizuki, Mayumi (Keio University, TOKYO, Japan)
Objectives: In the USA, "label comprehension studies (LCS)" have been used with the interview or questionnaire method to investigate consumer comprehension of the labels of over-the-counter (OTC) drugs. However, LCS have not been attempted in Japan. Therefore, the best method to investigate Japanese consumers' comprehension remains unknown. We.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.