Country specific case studies - Best practices to combat counterfeit medicines and to protect public health
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: BESANçON, Luc (FIP - International Pharmaceutical Federation, The Hague, Netherlands)
Africa is a continent with one of the highest counterfeit medicines rates in the world and therefore the resources dedicated to healthcare could be improved if medicines provided to the local community was not counterfeit. Taking into account the threat for both individuals and public health, African pharmacists and their national organizations.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.