Implementing drug information strategy in Finland: Meeting medicines information needs of adolescents
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: AIRAKSINEN, Marja (University of Helsinki, Division of Social Pharmacy, Helsinki, Finland)
- Co-author(s): Paavola, A. (University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland)
Laitinen-Parkkonen, P. (University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland)
Ministry of Social Affairs and Health launched in 2011 strategic goals for pharmaceutical policy in Finland by 2020. Medicines information has an important role in the strategy. In 2012, Finnish Medicines Agency (FIMEA) published a special strategy on medicines information. Its key message is to ensure the publics’ and medicines users’ access to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.