TITLE

Medication Insecurity and the Need for More Involvement

AUTHOR(S)
Fincham, Jack
PUB. DATE
October 2013
SOURCE
American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education;2013, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue of medication insecurity and the need for increased involvement to address the problem in the U.S. as a result of deficient economic and therapeutic medication outcomes, Internet access to illegal prescription and medication without prescriptions and counterfeit medication prevalence. The author says that concerted action, proper legislation and education of patients and families are key in addressing medication insecurity.
ACCESSION #
98951768

 

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