Here's what consumers said about their R.Ph.s

March 2004
Drug Topics;3/22/2004, Vol. 148 Issue 6, p46
Trade Publication
Describes consumers' experiences with pharmacists in the U.S. Ways in which pharmacists helped patients; Range of services offered by pharmacists; Ways in which pharmacists showed how they care for patients.


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