TITLE

Periodic telephone counseling for polypharmacy improved compliance and reduced mortality

AUTHOR(S)
Tsuyuki, Ross T.
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 146 Issue 1, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a research study regarding the impact of periodic telephone counseling by a pharmacist on patients receiving polypharmacy. Patients in the telephone-intervention group, received telephone calls from a pharmacist. In patients receiving polypharmacy, periodic telephone counseling by a pharmacist improved compliance and reduced mortality.
ACCESSION #
23847339

 

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