Effect of explanation by pharmacists on understanding of a hospital's Drug Information Newsletter: Provision of information to nurses
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: KUROSAWA, Nahoko (Hokkaido Pharmaceutical University, School of Pharmacy, Otaru, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Tomita, Masashi (Kushiro Red Cross Hospital, Kushiro, Japan)
Goto, Katsuhiro (Kushiro Red Cross Hospital, Kushiro, Japan)
Chida, Yasutake (Kushiro Red Cross Hospital, Kushiro, Japan)
Although hospital pharmacists are experts in drug information, it is nurses who are at the interface with the patient. It is therefore important that nurses are kept well-informed of current drug information in order to enhance patient care. One method of imparting information is the use of drug information newsletters, but these may The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.