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A case study investigation into the use of multi-compartment compliance aids in older people resident in very sheltered housing.
Background: Multi-compartment compliance aids (MCAs) are repackaging systems for solid dosage form medicines, heralded by some as a solution to non-adherence but with little evidence of benefit. Objective: To use a ...
Methodological considerations in clinical outcomes assessment of pharmacy-based minor ailments management: a systematic review.
(Public Library of Science, 2018-10-04)
Background: The accessibility of services within community pharmacies provides an ideal opportunity to manage minor ailments, yet over £1.1 billion is spent by the National Health Service (NHS) in the United Kingdom (UK) ...
The experiences and beliefs of older people in Scottish very sheltered housing about using multi-compartment compliance aids.
The aim was to describe the experiences and beliefs of older people surrounding the use of MCAs, with emphasis on issues of personalisation, reablement, shared decision-making, independence and support. This was a qualitative ...