Patient’s Medication Knowledge in Community Pharmacy in Portugal
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: PILAR, Garcia-Delgado (University of Granada, Pharmaceutical care Research Group, Granada, Spain)
- Co-author(s): Salmeron, J. (Pharmaceutical care Research Group, Granada, Spain)
Faus, M.J. (University of Granada, Granada, Spain)
Martinez-Martinez, F. (University of Granada, Granada, Spain)
Background: Patients' knowledge of their medication is a decisive factor in obtaining a positive health outcome. If patients have a good understanding of their medication, treatment adherence will increase and the risk of medication side effects will be minimized.We have not found any studies that exhaustively measure patients' knowledge of the.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.