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Pharmacy Staff Perspectives on Alcohol and Medication Interaction Prevention Among Older Rural Adults

Description
Analyzes the perspectives of pharmacy staff on alcohol and medication interaction (AMI) prevention programs, dissemination methods for AMI prevention information, and barriers to participation in prevention programs by rural older adults. Interviews were conducted with pharmacists and pharmacy technicians in 2 counties for each of the following states: Kentucky, Maryland, and Virginia. Robert Wood Johnson County Health Rankings were used to identify the counties selected based on their rural and national health risk profiles.
Author(s)
Faika Zanjani, Hannah Allen, Rachel Vickers Smith, Demetra Antimisiaris, Nancy Schoenberg, et al.
Citation
Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, 4
Date
2018
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Alcohol use · Elderly population · Illicit drug use · Pharmacy and prescription drugs · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Kentucky · Maryland · Virginia