Patients as partners
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Presentation
- By: DE GIER, Han (University of Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands)
Background information: The Institute of Medicines Report 'Crossing the Quality Chasm' in 2001 clearly explains that assuring better patient outcomes is only possible if the health care system will serve patients' needs, not professional, economic, or political interests. Pharmacists can play a significant role in serving patient needs by.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.