Mental health patients as providers of pharmacy education
- At: Salvadore (Brazil) (2006)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BELL, Simon (The University of Sydney, Faculty of Pharmacy, Sydney, Australia)
The World Health Organization has estimated that 450 million people worldwide suffer from a mental illness. People with mental illnesses have expressed their dissatisfaction with information about medications provided by their health professionals. Lack of education and sub-optimal attitudes toward people with mental illnesses have been cited.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.