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Pharmaceutical Care in Viral Diseases (HIV and Hepatitis C)

  • Susan KamalEmail author
  • Olivier Bugnon
  • Marie-Paule Schneider
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Abstract

Pharmacists are well positioned within the care continuum to help patients achieve their treatment outcomes as they are easily accessible, are in contact with the patients when they visit the pharmacy at treatment initiation and overtime for refill visits, and they have education and training in the management of drug–drug interactions and adverse effects. In this chapter, we highlighted evidence-based pharmaceutical care interventions in adherence, which is an important DRP in HIV and hepatitis C infections.

Keywords

Pharmaceutical Care AIDS Hepatitis Prevention Medication adherence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Susan Kamal
    • 1
    Email author
  • Olivier Bugnon
    • 1
  • Marie-Paule Schneider
    • 1
  1. 1.University of Geneva and University of LausanneLausanneSwitzerland

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