Evaluation, validation and modification of pictograms depicting potential side effects to medication
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Regis (Children's Hospital Eastern Ontatio, Pharmacy, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Revol, M. (Children's Hospital Eastern Ontatio, Ottawa, Canada)
Dr. Pouliot, A. (Children's Hospital Eastern Ontatio, Ottawa, Canada)
Besançon, L. (International Pharmaceutical Federation, The Hague, Netherlands)
: Health literacy and discordant languages are important barriers to communicating and educating patients about their treatment. Pictograms have shown to be an effective communication tool by increasing comprehension, information recall and adherence.
: To evaluate, modify and validate a set of pictograms that depict potentials side The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.