Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe

The Pharmaceutical Care Network Europe (PCNE) was established in 1994  and it became an official association (under Dutch law) in 2004.
Pharmaceutical Care is the pharmacist's contribution to the care of individuals, in order to optimize medicines use and improve health outcomes.

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O uso dos antibióticos no Algarve: padrão de utilização, conhecimentos, crenças e comportamentos. [The use of antibiotics in the Algarve: pattern of use, knowledge, beliefs and behaviors]


Last nameRamalhinho
First nameIsabel
Title(s)Ass. Professor
Supervisor(s)A. Cavaco
PublisherUniversity of Lisboa, Portugal
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Being aware of the evolution of antibiotic consumption and its pattern of use is essential as a platform to develop action plans which may contribute to their appropriate use. Findings show the need for an intensified promotion of the rational use of antibiotics, and provide significant information for the development of strategies suited to the distinctive reality of Algarve.