Pharmacist involvement in planning prescriptions and communication between pharmacists and patients significantly affected changes in prescriptions for chronic diseases
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: IMAI, Hirohisa (National Institute of Public Health, Health Care, Wako, Saitama, Japan)
- Co-author(s): Sato, Hideaki (Itabashi Medical System, Sanpo town, Japan)
Populations are aging in all advanced nations of the world. Most outpatients are elderly. Nearly all are on long-term drug treatment for chronic diseases. Pharmacists must ensure safe and efficient long-term drug treatment. But pharmacists do not always know how to ensure more appropriate prescriptions by subsequently changing initial The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.