Extending role by Japanese pharmacists after training for performing vital signs monitoring

@inproceedings{Hasegawa2014ExtendingRB,
  title={Extending role by Japanese pharmacists after training for performing vital signs monitoring},
  author={Fujiko Hasegawa and Kenji Hazama and Shunya Ikeda and Hiroshi Takeda},
  booktitle={Pharmacy practice},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND In Japan, the circumstances in which pharmacists work are changing. Pharmacists are expected to assess conditions of patients subject to medication to ensure proper use of pharmaceutical products. To ensure fulfilment of these roles, there have already been pharmacists' efforts in performing vital signs monitoring. OBJECTIVE To clarify the… CONTINUE READING