Care homes independent pharmacist prescriber study (CHIPPS): cluster randomised controlled trial to estimate effectiveness, cost-effectiveness and safety.
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: PPR-058
- By: WRIGHT, David (University Of Leicester, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Dr David Wright, Head Of School Of Allied Health Professionals (University Of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom)
Professor Richard Holland, Head of School of Medicine (University Of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom)
Professor Christine Bond, Institute of Applied Health Sciences (University of Aberdeen, Abderdeen, Scotland)
Professor Carmel Hughes, School of Pharmacy (Queen's University Belfast, Belfast, United Kingdom)
Professor David Alldred, School of Healthcare (University of Leeds, Leeds, England)
The need for better management of medicines in care homes is internationally recognised; with prescribing, supply, monitoring and administration in care homes noted as all requiring improvement. Medicines management enhancement through the employment of pharmacists is the most commonly reported intervention. Evidence for the clinical.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.