Drug advertising – a cause of drug-related problems?
- At: 2005 FIP Congress in Cairo (Egypt)
- Type: Poster
- By: WESTERLUND (Apoteket AB, Research & Development, Helsingborg, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Eriksson (Luleå University of Technology, BODEN, Sweden)
Larsson (Luleå University of Technology, BODEN, Sweden)
There is a growing practice of self-medication, due to an increased access of both OTC drugs and drug information, including printed advertising, TV commercials and the Internet. The public does however not always have the necessary knowledge to interpret the marketing correctly, which may lead to drug-related problems (DRPs).
Aims:To examine how .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.