Spirometry technique for lung function assessment in a community pharmacy
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: CARAMONA, Margarida (Faculty of Pharmacy, Coimbra University, Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Care, Coimbra, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Castel-Branco, M.M. (1Pharmacology and Pharmaceutical Care, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Coimbr, Coimbra, Portugal)
Lourenço, A.F. (Farmácia Saúde, Figueira da Foz, Portugal)
Mascarenhas, A. (Farmácia Saúde, Figueira da Foz, Portugal)
Gaspar-Cabral, A. (Farmácia Saúde, Figueira da Foz, Portugal)
Figueiredo, I.V. (Center for Pharmaceutical Studies, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal)
Respiratory diseases are a major cause of morbidity and mortality all over the world and an increase in its prevalence is expected throughout next years.
To evaluate the possibility of early detection of changes in lung function using the spirometry technique in a community pharmacy. Specific aims were to determine whether it is.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.