Pharmacy World and Science

, Volume 18, Issue 6, pp 237–240 | Cite as

Pharmaceutical care in the Netherlands. History, definition and projects

  • J. W. F. van Mil
  • Th. F. J. Tromp


The evolving concept of Pharmaceutical Care knows different interpretations in different countries. In the Netherlands community pharmacists already perform several functions which may be part of the Pharmaceutical Care concept. The Dutch concept of Pharmaceutical Care is tested in the TOM and OMA-projects. Patients ecognise the educational aspects of Pharmaceutical Care and in general are content about the provision thereof.


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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • J. W. F. van Mil
    • 1
  • Th. F. J. Tromp
    • 1
  1. 1.Working Group Social Pharmacy and PharmacoepidemiologyUniversity centre for PharmacyGroningenthe Netherlands

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