Pictogram use in developing countries
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Presentation
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Canadian Armed Forces, Directorate of Medical Policy, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Groves (Canadian Armed Forces, OTTAWA, Canada)
Dawson (New Zealand Defence Force, UPPER HUTT, New Zealand)
Sorfleet (Montfort Hospital, OTTAWA, Canada)
Objective(s): To identify appropriate modifications to medication pictographic instructions to reduce interpretation errors. Impact: Both qualitative and quantitative analysis of the evaluation were used to determine the efficacy of the modifications to the pictograms. Outcomes: To increase the universal comprehension of pictographic.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.