Medicines management as patients move between hospital and community: learning lessons from seamless care
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentation
- By: DUGGAN, Catherine (University of London, Academic Department of Pharmacy, London, United Kingdom)
For more than a decade, it has been widely known that patients moving between hospital and community are at risk of unintended changes to supplies of medicines. These risks increase with age and corresponding increases in prescribed drugs and have been shown to occur as a result of communication breakdowns between the two healthcare sectors. Many.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.