Medication Literacy Is a 2-Way Street

Raynor, D. K. Theo
May 2008
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2008, Vol. 83 Issue 5, p520
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the potency and safety of drugs, which a patient should understand when taking a medication. He states that hospital discharge offers a good chance for researching how to communicate with the patients to support them on how to use their medicine. The author states that giving information and support to a patient is important, especially for those who receive long term therapy or who will have self medication for indefinite time.


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