Role of the community pharmacist in the management of ophthalmology patients

Source: Journal Francais de l'Ophtalmologie
Area: Evidence > Medicines Management > References
Objectives: To assess the role of community pharmacists in ophthalmology, to evaluate the frequency of giving patients advice, and to report their difficulties in daily practice. Material and methods: An anonymous questionnaire consisting of 13 questions was sent to 620 community pharmacists in Burgundy (France).  Pharmacists were asked about their ophthalmic products, their ophthalmic activity in giving patients advice on ocular symptoms, and patients' expectations.  For analysis, community pharmacies were separated into three groups: pharmacies in rural areas (under (Read more...)

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