Introduction of a case study
- In: A1 - Why are patients complex? on Monday, 2 September 2013, 09:00-12:00
- At: Dublin (Ireland) (2013)
- Type: Presentation
- By: PHILLIPS, Cameron (Flinders Medical Centre, Pharmacy, Bedford Park SA, Australia)
The term complex patient evokes a number of images. Patients may be considered complex due to their biology, medical comorbidities and the degree of advancement of their diseases, in addition to their presenting complaint. A complex patient may receive treatment in a remote clinic with limited resources and personnel or in a tertiary hospital with.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.