Mixed findings on medication reviews

Medication review access and awareness remain patchy, Australian research reveals

Findings from Australia’s first-ever systematic review of pharmacist clinical medication review (CMR) processes and outcomes has shown that a number of high-risk population groups have significantly low levels of uptake and knowledge.

Rural and remote populations, patients with poor medication adherence, those recently discharged from hospital or in palliative care, indigenous, and culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) groups were among those identified as being underserved or lacking access to these services, the