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Effects of a Clinical Pharmacist Service on Health-related Quality of Life

2014-08-27 03:17:51 | BioPortfolio

Summary

The aim of the present study is to evaluate effects of a clinical pharmacist service on health-related quality of life and prescribing of drugs. A randomized controlled trial is performed in two internal medicine wards at Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Göteborg, Sweden.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Primary Purpose: Health Services Research

Conditions

Health-Related Quality of Life

Intervention

Pharmacist service

Location

Sahlgrenska University Hospital
Mölndal
Sweden
431 80

Status

Completed

Source

Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden

Results (where available)

View Results

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:17:51-0400

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