The perception of pharmacy students on the use of their character strengths as an approach to improve patient adherence
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: BASSON, Marietta (North-West University, Pharmacy Practice, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
- Co-author(s): Coetzer, C. (North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
Coetzee, E. (North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
Pieterse, A. (North-West University, Potchefstroom, South Africa)
A challenge that every pharmacist has to deal with is patient adherence. It is necessary to try and approach this challenge with new and innovative ideas. Character strengths, a topic in positive psychology, is yet unexplored in the context of pharmacy practice. The use of strengths is associated with goal accomplishment and The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.