Improving diabetes care for Canadians through the Diabetes Strategy for Pharmacists
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: COOPER, Janet (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Professiona & Membership Affairs, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Emberley, P. (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa, Canada)
Lett, B. (Canadian Pharmacists Association, Ottawa, Canada)
The increased prevalence of diabetes is a global challenge; in Canada, 2 million people live with diabetes; 33% are unaware of their diagnosis. As the most accessible health care provider, community pharmacists are uniquely positioned to help Canadians manage their diabetes and ease the burden of chronic disease. At the same time, The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.