Using a lay panel to validate a questionnaire exploring desires for information and perceptions about medicines and illness
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: COSTA, Filipa (ANF, CEFAR, Lisboa, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Duggan (Barts & The London NHS Trust, LONDON, United Kingdom)
Bates (School of Pharmacy, Un. London, LONDON, United Kingdom)
Aims: To ensure that the language used in a questionnaire measuring patients' desires and perceptions about medicines and illness is understood by the target audience, items are relevant, and culturally suitable. Methods: A purposive sample of chronic patients was recruited through a rural community pharmacy. Informed patients agreeing to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.