Drug safety for the elderly through Community pharmaceutical care in Taichung City
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: WANG, Jen-Chieh (Taichung Pharmacists' Association, DEPARTMENT OF PHARMACY, Taichung City, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Wu, Su-Chen (Taichung Pharmacists' Association, Taichung City, China Taiwan)
Lu, Mao Lung (Taichung Pharmacists' Association, Taichung City, China Taiwan)
The elderly above 65 years old has raised up to 8.7% of the population and is the frequent user of medical resources, up to as much as 38% of medical expenses in our health insurance. They are vulnerable due to poor memory, bad eyesight, misunderstood medicine instruction on the label, drug randomly, result in drug interactions, drug.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.