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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/160835
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Medication managements among community health practitioners in Korea
Abstract:
Medication managements among community health practitioners in Korea
Conference Sponsor:Midwest Nursing Research Society
Conference Year:2009
Author:Shin, Dong-soo, PhD
P.I. Institution Name:Hallym University
Contact Address:Yulkok7414 OkchenonDong, Chuncheon, 110-45, Korea
Contact Telephone:82-19-253-8903
Co-Authors:D. Shin, Nursing, Hallym University, ChunCheon, Gangwondo, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF;
Since 1987, community health practitioners have rights to prescribe medication for older adults living in rural area within limited categories in Korea. Training for the prescriptions, however, has provided insufficiently. Their educational needs for prescription have not been assessed. This study aimed to identify educational needs for prescription among community health practitioners in Korea. One hundred thirteen community health practitioners filled out on-line questionnaires. Questionnaires consisted of past experiences of education for medication prescription and managements, medications of frequently prescribing, and cope with adverse effect. Hypertension, Diabetes, and pain controls were the most frequently prescribed areas. And having burning feeling in one's stomach, dizziness, and constipation were the most frequently reported adverse effects. Community health practitioners in Korea reported high educational needs for their prescriptions and medication managements. This study findings will assist in developing education protocols for this groups.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Midwest Nursing Research Society

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleMedication managements among community health practitioners in Koreaen_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/160835-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Medication managements among community health practitioners in Korea</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Midwest Nursing Research Society</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2009</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Shin, Dong-soo, PhD</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Hallym University</td></tr><tr class="item-address"><td class="label">Contact Address:</td><td class="value">Yulkok7414 OkchenonDong, Chuncheon, 110-45, Korea</td></tr><tr class="item-phone"><td class="label">Contact Telephone:</td><td class="value">82-19-253-8903</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">doshinct3@hanmail.net</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">D. Shin, Nursing, Hallym University, ChunCheon, Gangwondo, KOREA, REPUBLIC OF;</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">Since 1987, community health practitioners have rights to prescribe medication for older adults living in rural area within limited categories in Korea. Training for the prescriptions, however, has provided insufficiently. Their educational needs for prescription have not been assessed. This study aimed to identify educational needs for prescription among community health practitioners in Korea. One hundred thirteen community health practitioners filled out on-line questionnaires. Questionnaires consisted of past experiences of education for medication prescription and managements, medications of frequently prescribing, and cope with adverse effect. Hypertension, Diabetes, and pain controls were the most frequently prescribed areas. And having burning feeling in one's stomach, dizziness, and constipation were the most frequently reported adverse effects. Community health practitioners in Korea reported high educational needs for their prescriptions and medication managements. This study findings will assist in developing education protocols for this groups.</td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T23:11:27Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T23:11:27Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipMidwest Nursing Research Societyen_GB
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