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ERIC Number: EJ264087
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Jun
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Pharmacists' Perceptions of Major Difficulties in Geriatric Pharmacy Practice.
Pratt, Clara Collette; And Others
Gerontologist, v22 n3 p288-92 Jun 1982
Pharmacists (N=233) responded to the question "What is the most difficult aspect of geriatric pharmacy practice?" Most commonly cited problems were (1) inadequate professional skills or knowledge in geriatrics; (2) patient compliance; (3) physician functioning (including overprescribing of medications); (4) communication with the elderly; (5) lack of professional recognition. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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