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dc.identifier.citationVella, J., Grech, L., Cassar, K., Rogers, M., Balzan, D., Cassar, P. J.,…Azzopardi, L. M. (2017, September). Assessing patient compliance towards monitoring needs and prescribed treatment. Poster session presented at the FIP Annual Conference, Seoul, Republic of Korea.en_GB
dc.description.abstractA poster presentation on assessing patient compliance towards monitoring needs and prescribed treatment. Introduction: Rheumatology patients are prescribed various disease modifying antirheumatic drugs (DMARD) alone or in combination with biological DMARDs. Prescribing and administration of these drugs requires precise monitoring to maximize effectiveness and ensure patient safety. Monitoring of patients on DMARDs is an essential part of pharmaceutical care. The pharmacist must work within a multidisciplinary team to ensure further the patients’ safety between the primary and secondary care settings. Aim: • To assess patient compliance towards monitoring needs of rheumatology patients who are on methotrexate. • To assess rheumatology patients compliance to prescribed treatment for methotrexate.en_GB
dc.publisherUniversity of Malta. Department of Pharmacyen_GB
dc.subjectPatient compliance -- Evaluationen_GB
dc.subjectPatient compliance -- Maltaen_GB
dc.subjectRheumatism -- Chemotherapyen_GB
dc.subjectRheumatism -- Patients -- Careen_GB
dc.subjectPharmacist and patienten_GB
dc.titleAssessing patient compliance towards monitoring needs and prescribed treatmenten_GB
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dc.contributor.creatorVella, Jonathan-
dc.contributor.creatorGrech, Louise-
dc.contributor.creatorCassar, Kathlene-
dc.contributor.creatorRogers, Marilyn-
dc.contributor.creatorBalzan, Dustin-
dc.contributor.creatorCassar, Paul John-
dc.contributor.creatorSerracino-Inglott, Anthony-
dc.contributor.creatorAzzopardi, Lilian M.-
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