Pharmacist professional care boosts meds adherence

Pharmacists can improve medicine adherence and quality of life in older patients through a dedicated professional program, research has shown.

A UK study published in the International Journal of Pharmacy Practice has shown the impact dedicated care by community pharmacists can have on the quality of life in patients aged over 65 years.

Patients over the age of 65 who are currently taking four or more medicines were invited to meet with their community pharmacist through