Impact of a pharmaceutical care program in a community pharmacy on patients with dyslipidemia.

@article{Pauls2005ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of a pharmaceutical care program in a community pharmacy on patients with dyslipidemia.},
  author={Claudio P Paul{\'o}s and Carin E Akesson Nygren and Consuelo Celed{\'o}n and Carina A C{\'a}rcamo},
  journal={The Annals of pharmacotherapy},
  year={2005},
  volume={39 5},
  pages={939-43}
}
BACKGROUND Inappropriate use of medications is a significant problem in health care today. A possible solution to this problem may be achieved through better control of patients' drug therapy. OBJECTIVE To design a pharmaceutical care program for dyslipidemic patients within a community pharmacy setting that provides education in the areas of medication compliance and lifestyle modifications, while emphasizing the importance of achieving cholesterol goals to ensure improvement in quality of… CONTINUE READING