A patients' perspective: why sharing of informtion on medicine use is important for patients
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: VAN DER ZEIJDEN, Albertus (International Alliance of Patients' Organizations (IAPO), Utrecht, Netherlands)
More and more patients want to take responsibility for their own health. This means that they need to be a partner is the process of chosing a medicine and to be able to follow the working of the medicine, know about other options etc. This proces starts at the consultation rooms of physiciens, but can not stop there. Information is key for this.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.