Does a primary care practice pharmacist improve the timeliness and completion of medication management reviews?

Christopher Freeman, W Neill Cottrell, Greg Kyle, Ian Williams, Lisa Nissen

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    Abstract

    Objective To describe the effect of integrating a pharmacist into the general practice team on the timeliness and completion of pharmacist-conducted medication reviews. Method A pharmacist was integrated into an Australian inner-city suburb general practice medical centre to provide medication reviews for practice patients. A retrospective analysis of medication reviews with two time periods was conducted: pre-integration of the practice pharmacist and post-integration of the practice pharmacist.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)395-401
    Number of pages7
    JournalInternational Journal of Pharmacy Practice
    Volume20
    Issue number6
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2012

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