Communication with elderly outpatients: a new challenge to pharmaceutical practice for health promotion in Brazil
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Poster
- By: LYRA JR., Divaldo Pereira (University of São Paulo, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Abriata, Juliana Palma (University of Ribeirão Preto, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil)
Pelá, Irene Rosemir (University of São Paulo, Ribeirão Preto, Brazil)
This study aimed at outlining the socio-demographic profile of an elderly outpatient group; evaluating the results of interventions based on the Pharmaceutical Care model for drug-related problems (DRP) and adherence in this group, and analyzing the influence of communication between patients and health care professionals (physicians, pharmacists.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.