A nationwide diabetes campaign: Portuguese pharmacies identify uncontrolled diabetic patients
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: HORTA, Maria (Associação Nacional das Farmácias, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Costa, Suzete (Centre for Health Evaluation & Research (CEFAR) - ANF Group, LISBOA, Portugal)
Mendes, Zilda (Centre for Health Evaluation & Research (CEFAR) - ANF Group, LISBOA, Portugal)
Background information: ANF developed a model and tools for a national campaign targeted to adult patients on diabetes therapy. The overall aim was to assess capillary blood glucose (BG), out of reference values, in diabetic patients. Setting: Community pharmacies. Methods: Between 12-17 November 2007, all diabetic patients aged 18 and.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.