Measuring blood pressure in the community pharmacy: how to make decisions if there is no evidence?
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SABATER-HERNáNDEZ, Daniel (University of Technology Sydney, Graduate School of Health (UTS: Pharmacy), Sydney, Australia)
- Co-author(s): De la Sierra, A. (Hospital Mutua Terrassa; University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain)
Sendra-Lillo, J. (Pharmaceutical Care Research Group University of Granada, Granada, Spain)
Benrimoj, S.I. (University of Technology Sydney, Sydney, Australia)
Background and aim:
The accessibility of a highly educated health care professional in community pharmacy suggests that it would be an ideal site for assessing patients[simplequote] blood pressure (BP).However, one critical issue is still unresolved; whether in general community pharmacy BP (CPBP) measurements are clinically valid for evaluating.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.