Institution D.I.C. a must for pharmacovigilance and rational drug use
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: IBEKWE, Chinwe Margaret (National Orthopaedic Hosp Igbobi Lagosg, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Obono, Magrat Okama (National Orthopaedic Hosp Igbobi Lagosg, Nigeria)
Establishing an institutional Drug Information Centre (DIC) is necessary in promoting pharmacovigilance and rational drug use. The D.I.C. in our instituition was set up in 2002 with approval but no funding from the hospital management. Pharmacy disseminated information to the hospital community as the need came up. They also published a biannual.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.