Filipa Alves da Costa

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BACKGROUND Currently, people live longer but often with poor quality of life. The decrease in healthy life-years is partly attributable to the institution of polypharmacy to treat various comorbidities. OBJECTIVES The objectives of the study were to determine the prevalence and nature of drug-related problems (DRPs) in polypharmacy elderly patients(More)
INTRODUCTION The increasing survivor population of breast cancer has shifted research and practice interests into the impacts of the disease and treatment in quality of life aspects. The lack of tools available in Portuguese to objectively evaluate sexual function led to the development of this study, which aimed to cross-culturally adapt and validate the(More)
This study aimed to test a novel method of compliance measurement in Portuguese community pharmacy in Helicobacter pylori patients. A case series design was used where compliance indicators were electronically measured, aside with patients' reports. Experienced adverse drug reactions, perceived benefit of therapy and quality of life were also measured. Mean(More)
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