Addressing the challenge of drug shortages in Canada and its impact on patient care
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: COOPER, Janet (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Professiona & Membership Affairs, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Poston, J. (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa, Canada)
Morrison, J. (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa, Canada)
Drug shortages have become an increasingly serious issue across Canada and globally. In December 2010, the Canadian Pharmacists Association (CPhA) released the results of a survey of pharmacists which identified drug shortages as a top concern. The report, which included recommendations on how to address shortages, was widely The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.