Pharmacist's assessment of and interventions to reduce cardiovascular risk in the United Arab Emirates (UAE)
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: HASAN, Sanah (Sharjah University, Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacotherpeutics, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates)
- Co-author(s): Esreb, Ruba (Community Pharmacy, Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Predictions for the next two decades suggest a tripling of deaths from strokes and coronary heart disease (CHD) in the Middle East and Africa. Awareness of disease symptoms and aggressive reduction of risk factors are cost effective measures for managements of disease. Community Pharmacists can assess patients at risk and contribute to .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.