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  • Patient related factors affecting adherence to antimalarial medication in an urban estate in Ghana. 

    Amponsah, Alexandria O.; Vosper, Helen; Marfo, Afia F. A. (Hindawi Publishing Corporation. http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/452539, 2015)
    AMPONSAH, A. O., VOSPER, H. and MARFO, A. F. A., 2015. Patient related factors affecting adherence to antimalarial medication in an urban estate in Ghana. Malaria Research and Treatment, 2015, Article ID 452539.
    Our aim was to measure the adherence to Artemisinin based Combination Therapy and to determine patient related factors that affect adherence. Three hundred (300) patients receiving ACT treatment dispensed from the community ...
  • Safety in healthcare: the pharmacy legislative framework and patient safety. 

    Vosper, Helen; Hignett, Sue (Sweet and Maxwell http://westlaw.co.uk, 2018-03-31)
    VOSPER, H. and HIGNETT, S.M. 2018. Safety in healthcare: the pharmacy legislative framework and patient safety. Journal of personal injury law [online], 1, pages 16-22. Available from: http://westlaw.co.uk
    Considers how the legislative framework governing pharmaceuticals can have an impact on patient safety. Discusses key aspects of the healthcare system, the characteristics of a high reliability organisation (HRO), and the ...
  • Studies to determine the mechanisms of the anti-atherosclerotic effects of eicosapentaenoic acid - possible role for endocannabinoids? 

    Michel, Lisa (Robert Gordon University School of Pharmacy and Life Sciences, 2012-05)
    The ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω-3 PUFAs), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), have been shown to have cardioprotective and antiatherosclerotic actions. While it has been proposed that ω-3 ...
  • Twelve tips for embedding human factors and ergonomics principles in healthcare education. 

    Vosper, Helen; Hignett, Sue; Bowie, Paul
    VOSPER, H., HIGNETT, S. and BOWIE, P. 2018. Twelve tips for embedding human factors and ergonomics principles in healthcare education. Medical teacher [online], Latest Articles. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1080/0142159x.2017.1387240
    Safety and improvement efforts in healthcare education and practice are often limited by inadequate attention to human factors/ergonomics (HFE) principles and methods. Integration of HFE theory and approaches within ...
  • A UK perspective on human factors and patient safety education in pharmacy curricula. 

    Vosper, Helen; Hignett, Sue (American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP) https://doi.org/10.5688/ajpe6184, 2018-04-16)
    VOSPER, H. and HIGNETT, S. 2018. A UK perspective on human factors and patient safety education in pharmacy curricula. American journal of pharmaceutical education [online], 82(3), article 6184. Available from: https://doi.org/10.5688/ajpe6184
    Objective: - To take a systematic approach to exploring patient safety teaching in health care curricula, particularly in relation to how educators ensure students achieve patient safety competencies. Findings: - There is ...