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Session Overview
Date: Monday, 14/Nov/2011
8:00am
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9:00am
Briefing Session for All Moderators and Rapporteurs
Location: Azurit
Presentations

Introduction for ICIUM2011 Moderators and Rapporteurs

Wagner, Anita Katharina; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine E; Ross-Degnan, Dennis

8:45am
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6:00pm
01. Posters
Presentations

Literature Review of Gender and Drugs in Eastern Mediterranean Region Index Medicus

Abd el-fatah, yomna mohamed; Abo-shadi, yomna tarek


Restricting the Availability of Anti-TB Medicines in the Private Market of Eastern Mediterranean Region Countries: A Call for Policy Intervention

Abdelhakim, Mohamed; Khalil, Khaled; Mirza, Zafar; Ramy, Nada; SEITA, Akihiro; Binshahna, Mohamed; Ismail, Mohamed


Medicines Use in Oman: Public Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices

Abdo-Rabbo, Ahmed; Al-ansari, Manal; Gunn, Brian Conroy; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer


Consultation and Dispensing Time at Primary Health Care Facilities in Oman

Abdo-Rabbo, Ahmed; Al-ansari, Manal; Gunn, Brian Conroy; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer; Al-Lawati, Hawraa


Self Medication in a Kerala District, India - Prevalence and Analysis

Abdul Razack, Habeeb Ibrahim; RS, Jegan


Does Antimicrobial Use Granger-Cause Community-Based Antimicrobial Resistance?

Abegunde, Dele Olawale; Holloway, Kathleen; Mathai, Elizabeth; Ondari, Clive


In Scaling Up Health Related MDGs, How Much More Will It Cost to Procure Essential Medicines for 49 Low-Income Countries?

Abegunde, Dele Olawale; Ondari, Clive; Holloway, Kathleen; Serhan, Fatima; Milami, Barbara; Roglic, Gojka; Ullrich, Andreas; Mantzouranis, Eva; Mendis, Shanthi


Universal Health Insurance Coverage and Reimbursement for Medicines in Countries

Abegunde, Dele Olawale; Onosode, Runo; Ondari, Clive


Parents’ and Caretakers’ Administration Practices and Formulation Preferences of Children’s Medicine in Tanzania

Adams, Lisa Virginia; Craig, Sienna R.; Mmbaga, Elia John; Naburi, Helga; Kisenge, Rodrick; Spielberg, Stephen P.


Availability and Rational Use of Essential Drugs in the PHC Facilities in Bangladesh: Are We on the Right Track?

Ahmed, Syed Masud; Islam, Shafayetul


Extension of market exclusivity and its impact on the accessibility to essential medicines, and drug expense in Thailand: Analysis of the effect of TRIPs-Plus proposal

Akaleephan, Chutima; Wibulpolprasert, Suwit; Sakulbumrungsil, Rungpetch; Luangruangrong, Paithip; Jitraknathee, Anchalee; Aeksaengsri, Achara; Udomaksorn, Siripa; Tangcha...


Pattern of Medicine Use Among In-Patients in a Tertiary Health Care Setting Using the WHO Prescribing Indicators

Akhideno, Ehizokhale Peter; Isah, Ambrose O


Data Disclosure: An Ongoing Process Towards Transparency

Al Rabayah, Abeer Ahmad


Unit Dose System – Implementation in a Secondary, Multispecialty Referral Hospital: Sohar Hospital, Ministry of Health, Sultanate of Oman

Al shizawi, Mona Mohammed Ali


Quality of Dispensing in Outpatient Pharmacy at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital: Peer Review Audit

Al-Rashdi, Issa Sulaiman; Taqi, Aqeela; Al-Hashar, Amna; Hatrushi, Manal; Al-Zakwani, Ibrahim


Analysis of Clinical Pharmacists’ Interventions on Discharged Patients’ Prescription in a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital in Oman

Al-Sharji, Nasra Khalfan; Al-Kindi, Maryam Zahran; Al-Zadjali, Badriya Ali


Caution! Look Alike, Sound Alike Medication

Al-Zadjali, Badriya Ali; Al-Ajmi, Samiya; Al-Siyabi, Khalid; Rauf, Shahida; Al-Zadjali, Khalid


Cost Impact of Purchasing Pharmaceuticals Jointly in the Public Health Sector in Jordan

Alabbadi, Ibrahim Ali


One-Year Assessment of Joint Pharmaceutical Procurement in the Jordanian Public Health Sector

Alabbadi, Ibrahim Ali; Qawwas, Abdelraouf; Jaafreh, Mahmoud; Abosamen, Taher; Saket, Maisa


Improvements in Access to Malaria Treatment in Tanzania Following Community, Retail Sector and Health Facility Interventions—A User Perspective

Alba, Sandra; Dillip, Angel; Mayumana, Iddy; Mshana, Christopher; Makemba, Ahmed; Alexander, Mathew; Obrist, Brigit; Schulze, Alexander; Lengeler, Christian


Consumer behavior toward counterfeit drugs: scale development in a developing country setting

Alfadl, Abubakr Abdelraouf; Ibrahim, Mohamed Izham; Hassali, Mohamed Azmi


Magnitude of and Contributing Factors to Antibacterial Resistance in Ethiopia

Andualem T., TENAW; Mekonnen, Negussu; Daniel, Gabriel; Joshi, Mohan P.; Keene, Douglas; Lee, David


Generic Medicine Pricing Policies Evaluation in Indonesia and the Impact on Availability and Medicine Price in Private Sectors

Anggriani, Yusi; Mohamed Ibrahim, Mohamed Izham; Suryawati, Sri; S Budiharto, Martuti; Akmal Shafie, Asrul


Assessing Local Manufacturing Capacity for Child-Specific Dosage Formulations: The Case of Ghana

Annan, Edith Asaabah; Gyansa- Lutterodt, Martha; Boateng, Kwesi Poku; Adu Asare, Brian; Koduah, Augustina


Household Access to and Use of Medicines in Ghana

ARHINFUL, Daniel Kojo; Andrews Annan, Edith; Gyansa-Lutterodt, Martha; Kusi, Anthony; Koduah, Augustina


Health Facility Pharmaceutical Situation Assessment in Ghana

ARHINFUL, Daniel Kojo; Annan, Edith Andrews; Gyansa-Lutterodt, Martha; Koduah, Augustina; Kusi, Anthony


Tackling Medicine Related Issues Affecting the National Health Insurance Scheme in Ghana

ARHINFUL, Daniel Kojo; Dodoo, Alexander; Ankrah, Daniel; Annan, Edith Andrews; Asare, Brian; Ofori-Adjei, David


Pharmaceutical Regulation in 12 Countries

Ashigbie, Paul Gamelie


Direct-to-Consumer Advertising for Pharmaceuticals in Jordan from a Gender Perspective

Ashour, Hadeel; Alabbadi, Ibrahim Ali


Pattern of Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Among Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (T2DM) in Alexandria, Egypt

Assaad-Khalil, S.H.; Zaki, A.; Ibrahim, A.M.; El-Moughazi, A.M.; Khater, A.M.; El-Sa'ed, A.T.; Rashed, E.M.; Youssif, A.M.


Trends of Current Treatment and Outcomes of the Management of Type 2 Diabetic (T2DM) Patients in Egypt: Results from the International Diabetes Management Practices Study (IDMPS)

Assaad-Khalil, Samir Helmy; Zaki, Adel; Megallaa, Magdy Helmy


ACCESS AND USE OF MEDICINES IN KANDY DISTRICT, SRI LANKA

Athuraliya, Theresa Nimal; Robertson, Jane; Dharmaratne, Sisira


Antimalarial Prescribing and Dispensing Practices in Health Centres of Khartoum State, 2003–04

Atta A/Mannan, Abeer Abuzied; Malik, El Fatih Mohammed; Ali, Kamil Mergani


Effects of the 2005 Change in National Antimalarial Treatment Policy on Prescribing Practices in Two Referral Hospitals in Benin City, Nigeria

AYINBUOMWAN, STEPHEN, AIRMUANWONSA; ISAH, AMBROSE,O


Safety and Tolerability Profile of Artemisinin-Based Antimalarial Combination Therapy (ACT) in Adult Nigerians

AYINBUOMWAN, STEPHEN, AIRMUANWONSA; ISAH, AMBROSE,O


Evaluating Pharmacists’ Views, Knowledge, and Perception Regarding Generic Medicines in New Zealand

Babar, Zaheer-Ud-Din; Grover, Piyush; Stewart, Joanna; Hogg, Michele; Short, Leanne; Seo, Hee Gyung; Rew, Anne


WHO Good Governance for Medicines Programme: Innovative Approach to Curb Corruption in the Pharmaceutical Sector

Baghdadi-Sabeti, Guitelle; Ismail, Mohamed Ramzy


Survey on the Use of Medicines by Consumers in Federal Territories of Kuala Lumpur and Putrajaya

Bahri, Salmah; Lai, Sook Tze; Yap, Yee Woon; Ching, Min Wei; Ahmad Khidzar, Nadira; Kua, Jennifer


Survey on the Use of Medicines by Malaysian Consumers

Bahri, Salmah; Othman, Nour Hanah; Ahmad Hassali, Mohamed Azmi; Shafie, Asrul Akmal; Mohamed Ibrahim, Mohamed Izham


Multi-Stakeholder Collaboration: Can It Improve Transparency, Disclosure

Bannenberg, WJ {Wilbert}; Saad, Samia; Kalume, Christine; Green, Carolyn; Innes, Claire; Walker, Saul; Forte, Gilles; Seiter, Andreas


Effects of an Intervention on the Use of Medicines in Herat Province of Afghanistan

Bapna, Jawahar Singh; Aaen, Inge-Lise; Hamedi, Saeed


Better Medicines for Children in India: A Project to Improve Access to Essential Medicines

Batmanabane, Gitanjali; Holloway, Kathleen Anne


Facilitating the Preparation of Essential Medicines List for Children in India: Lessons Learned

Batmanabane, Gitanjali; Holloway, Kathleen Anne


Pharmaceutical Policies Used by Private Health Insurance Companies in Saudi Arabia

Bawazir, Saleh Abdullah; AlHumaidan, Abdullah S.; Sasich, Larry; Alkudsi, Mohammed; Aljaser, Maher


Role of Free Provision on Household Expenditures for Medicines in Brazil

Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso; Barros, Aluísio J D; Camargo, Aline Lins; Hallal, Pedro C; Vandoros, Sotiris; Wagner, Anita; Ross-Degnan, Dennis


Use of Medicines with Unknown Fetal Risk among Pregnant Women from the Pelotas Birth Cohort 2004, Brazil

Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso; Camargo, Aline Lins; Dal Pizzol, Tatiane da Silva; Barros, Aluísio J D; Manitto, Alicia Matijasevich; Santos, Iná S


Medicine Prices and Availability in Southern Brazil

Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso; Helfer, Ana Paula; Camargo, Aline Lins; Tavares, Noemia U L; Kanavos, Panos


MEDICINE UTILIZATION IN ADOLESCENTS AGED 11 FROM THE PELOTAS (BRAZIL) 1993 BIRTH COHORT STUDY

Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso; Tavares, Noemia U L; Hallal, Pedro C; Araújo, Cora Luiza; Menezes, Ana M B


Balancing Gender-Based Inequities to Improve Access and Uptake of TB Treatment

Bhanbhro, Sadique; Wassan, Rafiq; Shah, Sayed Sada


A conceptual framework for a system-wide definition of access to medicines

Bigdeli, Maryam; Laing, Richard O; Ghaffar, Abdul


Bibliometric Study of Publication Patterns in Access to Medicines in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Bigdeli, Maryam; Ahmad, Saad; Adam, Taghreed


Prescribing Pattern of Antibiotics in Health Facilities in Baghdad, Iraq

Bisalinkumi, Ezechiel; Wais, Abdul Rasoul; Yunis, Manal M.


Gender Inequalities in Medicine Expenditure and Family Budget Allocated to Medicines in a Southern Brazilian City: Population-Based Study

Boing, Alexandra Crispim; Peres, Karen Glaser; Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso


Management of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Patients, Egypt Experience

Boktor, Magdy Fawzy; Michael, Sherry Victor; Morsy, Alaa Mokhtar


Improving Adherence and Clinic Attendance Among Patients on Antiretroviral Treatment in Kenya: A System Level Intervention

Boruett, Patrick Kibiwott; Njogo, Susan; Kagai, Dorine; Nguhiu, Peter; Gitau, Liliian; Awuor, Christine; Chalker, John; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Tomson, Goran; Wahlstrom, Rolf


An Audit of Case Management of Common Childhood Illnesses in Hospitals in Ghana

Brantuo, Mary Nana Ama; Bannerman, Cynthia; Sagoe-Moses, Isabella; Gyansa-Lutterodt, Martha; Andrews-Annan, Edith


Study on National Essential Medicines Lists from 8 Countries of the Western African Economic and Monetary Union

Bruneton, Carinne


The Impact of the 2008 Economic Recession on the Pharmaceutical Sector in the Baltic Countries

Buenaventura, Joel Hernandez; Laing, Richard Ogilvie; de Joncheere, Kees; Edelisa, Carandang


Pharmaceutical Situation Assessment: Methodological Challenges for Different Contexts

Campos, Monica Rodrigues; Emmerick, Isabel; Luiza, Vera Lúcia


Gender and Medicines In HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review

Carapinha, Joao; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine; Wagner, Anita


Evaluation of a Continuing Medical Education Program for Primary Care Services in the Hypoglycemic Agent’s Prescription in Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Castro-Ríos, Angelica; Reyes-Morales, Hortensia; Perez-Cuevas, Ricardo


School-Based Education Program Can Favorably Impact National Public Health Budget

Cebotarenco, Natalia; Bush, Patricia; Aivazyan, Anaida; Shetinina, Svetlana


Community Learns Appropriate Antibiotic Use Through Kindergarten Performances

Cebotarenco, Natalia; Bush, Patricia; Grigorchuk, Vera; Aivazyan, Anaida; Shetinina, Svetlana


MMDR–TB AMONG CHILDREN IN MOLDOVA

Cebotarenco, Natalia; Kurian, Manoj; Cetulean, Maria; Alexandru, Sofia


East African Health Budgets 2010/2011: An Analysis on Financing for Essential Medicines

Cepuch, Christina Anna; Maina, Thomas


Monitoring Medicine Prices and Availability in Kenya Using WHO/HAI Methodology 2009–2010

Cepuch, Christina Anna; Mbindyo, Regina; Siyoi, Fred Moin; Mucheru, Njeri; Wakori, Joanne


Piloting the Developement of a Cost-Effective, Evidence-Informed Clinical Pathway: Managing Hypertension in Jordanian Primary Care

Chalkidou, Kalipso; Lord, Joanne; Obeidat, Nour; Alabbadi, Ibrahim; Stanley, Adrian; Bader, Rania; Momani, Ayman; O’Mahony, Rachel; Qatami, Lara; Cutler, Derek


Influence of Mefloquine Malaria Prophylaxis on HIV Disease Progression: A Randomized Placebo-Controlled Trial

Chalwe, Victor


Effectiveness of an Antibiotic Policy in Containing Antibiotic Use at a Tertiary Care Hospital, Vellore, South India

Chandy, Sujith John; Thomas, Kurien; Charles, Reni; Jeyaseelan, L; Lundborg, Cecilia Stalsby


Practice of Community Pharmacists Dispensing Emergency Contraceptive Pills in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chinwong, Surarong; Akemanee, Napatsawan; Pothakieng, Piyanan; Lertwanich, Pimploy


The Practice of Community Pharmacists on Emergency Contraceptive Pills Dispensing in a Contraindicated Situation

Chinwong, Surarong; Akemanee, Napatsawan; Pothakieng, Piyanan; Lertwanich, Pimploy


Medication Errors of Intravenous Medication in Teaching Hospital in China

Chu, Yanqi; Wang, Yuqin; Yan, Suying


Baseline Assessment of Pharmaceutical Situation in Southern African Development Community

Cinnella, Enrico; Forte, Gilles; Desta, Abayneh; Laing, Richard


Priority Policy Research Questions in the Area of Access to Medicines in Cameroon, Chad, Congo, and Gabon

CLAUDINE, NTSAMA ESSOMBA; MARYAM, BIGDELI; CHRISTIE, TIWODA


Improved Safety Monitoring of Second Generation Antipsychotics Following a Rational Prescribing Intervention

Coetzee, Renier; Lancaster, Ruth; Riddin, Jane; Munsamy, Janine; Njuguna, Christine; Patterson, Betty; Willows, Sandi


Adherence to Artemisinin Combination Therapies (ACTs) Purchased in the Informal Private Sector: Evidence from Soroti District, Eastern Uganda

Cohen, Jessica; Yavuz, Elif; Morris, Alexandra; Arkedis, Jean; Sabot, Oliver


The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: A System-Based Three-Pronged Strategy to Combat Substandard and Counterfeit Medicines in Low-Resource Countries

Coignez, Veerle


Characteristics of Medicines Found in the Households of the District of Chimbote – Ancash (Peru), December 2007

Cruzado, Raul


Drugs for Anemia

Dabade, Gopal


Establishing a Nationally Consistent Approach to Implementing the Principles of Good Prescribing in Health Practitioner Education

Dartnell, Jonathan; Koo, Michelle; Weekes, Lynn


Impact of policy revision on harmonization and transparency of quality assurance criteria for anti-Tuberculosis medicines

Daviaud, Joëlle; Marroquín Lerga, Paloma; Perez Casas, Carmen; Logez, Sophie; Bauquerez, Rachel; Abdel Aziz, Mohamed; Thuy Huong, Ha


Rational Drug Use Policy in Turkey

Dedeoglu, Burcak Deniz; Celik, Hatice Demet; Akbulat, Akif; Akar, Halil; Kerman, Saim


Developing Superior Screening Technology for Monitoring Medicine Quality in Low-Resource Countries

Desai, Darash; Lukulay, Patrick; Coignez, Veerle; Zaman, Muhammad


Antibiotic Prescription by Informal Health Providers in Ujjain District, India

Diwan, Vishal; Abdel Aziz, Maysa Mohammed; Sabde, Yogesh; Marrone, Gaetano; Tamhankar, AJ; Stalsby Lundborg, Cecilia


Antibiotic Surveillance in Intensive Care Unit: Quality Assurance of Antibiotic Usage

Djanun, Zunilda; Sedono, Rudyanto; Saharman, Yulia Rosa; Wahyuningrum, Bekti


Impact of Implementing Antibiotic Sales Restrictions: Reactions of Key Stakeholders and Citizens in Mexico

Dreser-Mansilla, Anahi; Wirtz, Veronika J.; Vazquez-Velez, Edna; Ibañez-Cuevas, Midiam; Treviño-Siller, Sandra


Government, Civil Society, and WHO Partnership: a Catalyst for Better Access to Medicines In Countries

Druce, Nel; Forte, Gilles; Mubangizi, Patrick; Saunders, Philippa; Tata, Helen; Trapsida, Jean-Marie; Walker, Saul


Anecdotal Evidence for Ways in which the Originator Pharmaceutical Industry Has Contributed to Improving the Appropriateness of Medicine Use in Low-Income Countries through Product and Packaging Adaptations

Edwards, Suzanne Elizabeth; Westerbos, Frans


Medication Adherence: Comparative Study between Institutionalized and Community-Dwelling Elderly

El Kady, Heba Mahmoud; Abdel Wahab, Moataza M.; Moustafa, Noha S.


A Comparison of Generic and Originator Brand Drug Prices between Jordan and the United Kingdom

El-Dahiyat, Faris; Kayyali, Reem; Alabbadi, Ibrahim Ali


THE RISK OF GETTING ANTI-TB DRUGS AS OTC DRUGS

EL-Ghazouly, Karim Maged; El-Sawaf, Tarek Gamal; Daebis, Nehal Mohamed Magdy


Implementing an Egyptian Pharmacovigilance System: University and Public Hospitals’ Experience

El-Said, Sawsan Aboul-fotouh; Saad, Amr; Hassan, Ahmed Noureldin; Hamza, May; Abdel-tawab, Ahmed Mohyeldin


Assessment of the Effectiveness and Safety of Outpatient Treatment of Severe Pneumonia Among Egyptian Children with Oral Amoxicillin

El-Sayed, Hesham Ahmed Fathey Mohamed; Arora, Narendra; El-Gohary, Ahmed


USE OF HOSPITAL FORMULARY TO IMPROVE MEDICINE USE AT ALEXANDRIA OPHTHALMOLOGY HOSPITAL. EGYPT.

elkazaz, hager abd elkhalek


Access to Medicines For Treating Acute Condition in Three Low- Income Countries In Central America

Emmerick, Isabel Cristina Martins; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Luiza, Vera Lucia; Camacho, Luiz Antonio Bastos


Impact of the 30-Baht Scheme on Access to and Use of Medicines in Thailand: A Policy Evaluation Using Market Share Data

Faden, Laura; Stephens, Peter; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Wagner, Anita


Pharmaceutical Situation Assessment: Level II Health Facilities Survey in Syria

Faroun, Hazar


Analysis of medicines dispensed by court order in the court of Rio de Janeiro: the application of scientific evidence in decision-making process.

Figueiredo, Tatiana Aragão; Pepe, Vera Lucia Edais; Osorio-de-Castro, Claudia Garcia Serpa


Investigating Medicine Supply as a Rate Limiting Step in the Scale-Up of Isoniazid Preventive Therapy in Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa

Fyzoo, Fathima; Misra, Nirupa


Assessment of Generic Antimicrobial Unit Retail Price Mark-Ups Applied in Public Hospitals in Rwanda

GAPARAYI, PATRICK; KABATENDE, JOSEPH; HITAYEZU, FELIX; BUKI, GEGE; MWESIGYE, JOHN PATRICK


Analysis of NMP Documents of the Region of the Americas

Garcia Serpa Osorio-de-Castro, Claudia; Esher, Angela; Silva Miranda, Elaine; Pimenta de Souza, Paula; Figueira Freitas, Letícia; Marín, Nelly


Pharmaceutical Services for Uncomplicated Malaria by P. vivax and P. falciparum in High-Risk Municipalities of the Brazilian Amazon: Organization of Services, Prescribing, Dispensing, and Adherence to Treatment

Garcia Serpa Osorio-de-Castro, Claudia; Rodrigues Campos, Monica; Silva Miranda, Elaine; Suárez-Mútis, Martha Cecília; Figueira Freitas, Letícia; Pimenta de Souza, Paula


Intensive Hospital-Based Adverse Drug Reactions Monitoring Studies on 5482 Patients of Kashmiri Origin in a Tertiary Care Hospital

Geer, Mohammad Ishaq; Shah, Mohammad Yasin; Koul, Parvaiz Ahmad; Tanki, Shafiqa Aslam


Effect of IEC Intervention on Awareness about Rational Pharmacy Practice in Pharmacy Students

Gharpure, Kunda Jayant; Thawani, Vijay; Sontakke, Smita; Chaudhari, Kiran; Bankar, Mangesh; Diwe, Rajendra


Antibiotics with Facilitated Referral to a Rural Health Center Using Zambian Trained Traditional Birth Attendants as a Strategy for Reducing Neonatal Mortality

Gill, Christopher J.; MacLeod, William B; Guerina, Nicholas G.; Mirochnick, Mark; Mazimba, Arthur; Knapp, Anna; Hamer, Davidson H.


Routine Assessment of Patients’ Attendance and Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment In Kenya – Providers’ Views on Usefulness to Improve Performance

Gitau, Lilian Nyambura; Njogo, Susan; Kagai, Dorine; Nguhiu, Peter; Boruett, Patrick; Awuor, Christine; Chalker, John; Tomson, Göran; Wahlström, Rolf


Care Needed When Comparing IMS and Administrative Databases in Cross National Comparative Studies?

Godman, Brian Barr; Garuoliene, Kristina; Gulbinovic, Jolanta


Trends in Pricing Policy of Generics: Global Implications

Godman, Brian Barr; Wettermark, Bjorn; Garuoliene, Kristina; Tulunay, F Cankat; Tilson, Lesley


Intensity of Individual Reforms Results in Considerable Differences in Subsequent Utilisation; Implications for Countries When Contemplating Future Initiatives

Godman, Brian Barr; Wettermark, Bjorn; Gustafsson, Lars


Intensity of Reforms Resulting in Considerable Differences in Generic Utilisation across Europe; Implications for Others

Godman, Brian Barr; Wettermark, Bjorn; Laius, Ott; Zara, Corrine; Gustafsson, Lars


Risk-Sharing Arrangements—Opportunity or Threat to Fund New Medicines?

Godman, Brian Barr; Adamski, Jakub; Kalaba, Marija; Gustafsson, Lars


Care Needed When Introducing Generic Policies to Reduce Costs: Experiences From Abu Dhabi

Godman, Brian Barr; Abuelkhair, Mohammed; Fahmy, Sahar; Abdu, Shajahan; Gustafsson, Lars L


Challenges When Introducing Generic Policies to Enhance Their Utilisation: Impact and Next Steps

Godman, Brian Barr; Abuelkhair, Mohammed; Fahmy, Sahar; Abdu, Shajahan; Gustafsson, Lars L


Antibiotic Knowledge and Self-Care for Acute Respiratory Tract Infections in Mexico

Gonzales, Ralph; López-Caudana, Alma; González, Tulia; Jayanthan, Janaki; Corbett, Kitty; Reyes-Morales, Hortensia


Implementing a Self-Assessment and Continuous Quality Improvement Approach to Improve Hospital Infection Control Practices in Africa and Latin America

Goredema, Wonder; Ntengu, Mupela; Briggs, Jane; Ntege, Chris; Green, Terry; Sekgothe, Jacqueline; Gordon, Christine; Dlamini, Thabsile; Palma de Ruiz, Silvia; Sallet...


Modelling the Potential for Market Impact and Supply Security Risks: Focus on Donations with Applications for Differential Pricing

Grace, Cheri L; Gehl Sampath, Padmashree


Value for Money Perspective on Global Health Initiative Market-Shaping Impact

Grace, Cheri L; Saul, Walker


Overview of Systematic Reviews on Pharmaceutical Policy and Their Relevance to Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Gray, Andy; Suleman, Fatima


Development and Application of Selected Indicators to Investigate Antimicrobial Use in Hospitals

Green, Terry L.; Joshi, Mohan P.; Noorzaee, Aisha; Siddiqui, Zahir; Omari, Zafar


Development of a Tool for Simple Visualisation of Periods of ARV Therapy Availability in a Context of Expanding Treatment Coverage

Guillard, Etienne; Paris, Xavier; Ouvrard, Sophie; Diallo, Mouslihou; Pizarro, Louis


Introducing a Revised Model for Pricing and Reimbursement of Medicines in Macedonia

Gulija, Marija; Buble, Tonci; Milevska-Kostova, Neda


Prophylactic Use of Antimicrobials During Surgery

Gunn, Brian Conroy; Abdo-Rabbo, Ahmed; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer; Ali, Syed Asrar


Importance of Monitoring Patients on Atypical Antipsychotics

Gunn, Brian Conroy; Al-Lawati, Hawraa; Abdo-Rabbo, Ahmed; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer; Al-ansari, Manal


Using Defined Daily Doses, Pivot Tables, and Charts as a means of Measuring Medicine Utilisation Trends

Gunn, Brian Conroy; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer


Reasons for Rejection of Medications by Patients in Oman

Gunn, Brian Conroy; Wayyse, Abdul Rasoul; Suleiman, Batool Jaffer


Impact of Community Education Programme on Safe Use Oo Medicines in Two States of India

Gupta, Usha Gupta; Agnimitra, Neera; Sharma, Sangeeta; Tondon, Dayanand; Parameswar, Ranjitha


A Prospective Study of Prevalence, Severity and Preventability of Adverse Drug Reactions in Hospitalized Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Positive Patients

Gurumurthy, Parthasarathi; Devaraj, Sumathi; Harugeri, Anand; Ramesh, Madhan; Shivaswamy, Rajendra Prasad; Shariff, Atiqulla


Integrating Pharmacovigilance in Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme of India: A Pilot Study

Gurumurthy, Parthasarathi; Harapanahalli, Niveditha; Harugeri, Anand; Ramesh, Madhan


Containing Health Care Costs in Ghana: Role of Evidence-Based Selection of Medicines

Gyansa-Lutterodt, Martha; Andrews Annan, Edith; Koduah, Augustina; Adu Asare, Brian; Ofei, Francis


Empathic Caring Consultation (ECC): Will It Be Able to Reduce the Unnecessary Use of Analgesics?

Hadiyono, Johana E. P.


Characteristics and Outcomes of Public Campaigns with the Aim to Improve Outpatient Antibiotic Use in High Income Countries

Harbarth, Stephan; Goossens, Herman; Verheij, Theo; Huttner, Benedikt


IMPROVING DIABETIC PATIENTS’ ADHERENCE TO TREATMENT PROGRAM BY USING CBIA-DM STRATEGY IN HOSPITAL- BASED PATIENT COMMUNITY

Hartayu, Titien Siwi; Rustamaji, Aji; Prasidayani, Nurita; Suryawati, Sri


Assessment of Pharmaceutical Situation in Suriname

Hasrat, John; Azeredo, Thiago Botelho; Luiza, Vera Lucia; Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Ritoe, Primnath; Naarendorp, Miriam


Public Knowledge and Attitudes Toward Antibiotic Usage: Findings from a Cross-Sectional Survey in the State of Penang, Malaysia

Hassali, Mohamed Azmi; Shafie, Asrul Akmal; Awaisu, Ahmed; AL-Haddad, Mahmoud Sadi; Masood, Imran; Saleem, Fahad; Al-Qazaz, Harith


People Living with HIV/AIDS : Role of Community Pharmacist

Hegab, Nahla Maher; Ahmed, Ahmed Ali


Affordability of Medicines for Treating Chronic Diseases in Southern Brazil

Helfer, Ana Paula; Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso; Camargo, Aline Lins; Tavares, Noemia U L


Up-to-Date, Evidence-Based Advice for Busy Clinicians

Hemming, Mary


Taking Stock: Provider Prescribing Practices in the Presence and Absence of ACT Stock

Hensen, Bernadette; Smith Paintain, Lucy; Shretta, Rima; Bruce, Jane; Hyde, Alexandra; Jones, Caroline; Webster, Jayne


Reimbursement Price, Market Structure, and Pharmaceutical Firm Behavior in Korea

Heo, Jaeheon; Kwon, Soonman


CBIA-Pregnancy to Improve Skills of Pregnant Mothers in Selecting OTC Common Cold Preparations

Hidayati, Sri; Hartayu, Titien Siwi; Munawaroh, Siti; Suryawati, Sri


The Use of Medicines and Standard Treatment Guidelines in Rural Timor-Leste

Higuchi, Michiyo; Okumura, Junko; Aoyama, Asuko; Suryawati, Sri; Porter, John


Access to and Use of Medicines in Barbados: Evidence from a Household Survey

Hinds, Maryam; Ivama, Adriana M.; Mulder, Carol; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine E.


Pharmaceutical Situation in Barbados: WHO Level II Health Facilities Survey, 2010

Hinds, Maryam; Yearwood, Cheryl Ann; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Nunes, Jenifer; Vivas, Gabriel


Antibiotics and Pediatric Acute Respiratory Infections in Rural Vietnam: Health Care Providers’ Knowledge, Practical Competence, and Reported Practice

Hoa, Nguyen Quynh; Larsson, Mattias; Nguyen, Chuc Thi Kim; Eriksson, Bo; Trung, Nguyen Vu; Stalsby Lundborg, Cecilia


How Sustainable is the EU Regulatory Network in the Context of the Uptake of New Medicines?

Hoebert, Joëlle; Mantel-Teewisse, Aukje; van Dijk, Liset; Leufkens, Hubert


Do European Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients Have Equal Access to Treatment with New Medicines?

Hoebert, Joelle M.; Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje K.; van Dijk, Liset; Bijlsma, Johannes J.W.; Leufkens, Hubert G.M.


Do Countries with Pharmaceutical Policies Have Better Medicines Use Than Those without?

Holloway, Kathleen Anne


Surveillance of Antimicrobial Resistance in Resource-Constrained Community Settings

Holloway, Kathleen Anne; Mathai, Elisabeth; Gray, Andy


Health Systems Approach to Improving the Use of Medicines in the S.E. Asian Region (SEAR)

Holloway, Kathleen Anne; Weerasuriya, Krisantha; Abayawardana, Chinta; Ahmed, Selina; Rahman, J.M.Faridur


Development and Implementation of an Evidence-Based Drug List for Rural Health Insurance Program in Iran

Hosseini, Seyed Ali Reza; Tehrani Banihashemi, Arash; Darbooy, Shadan


Prescribing Pattern of Physicians in Rural Health Insurance Program in Primary Health Care Facilities in Iran

Hosseini, Seyed Ali Reza; Tehrani Banihashemi, Arash; Darbooy, Shadan


The Evolution of Taiwan National Health Insurance Drug Policy—Review and Analysis

Hsu, Chih-Sheng; Jiang, Shan


A Blended e-Learning Course—“Management of Medicines in International Health”—Contributes to Knowledge Transfer and Improving Medicines Use

Huss, Reinhard; Stobbelaar, Frans; Summers, Rob; Wiedenmayer, Karin Anne


Assessment of Drug Utilization Patterns in Some Health Insurance Outpatient Clinics in Alexandria

Ibrahem, Samaa Zenhom


Caribbean Network on Pharmaceutical Education

Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Brown-Myrie, Eugenie; Extavour, Rian; Panday, Sureshwar; Maharaj, Sandeep; Proverbs, Lesia; Davis, Evelyn; Hogg, Bridget; Campbell-Shelly...


Pharmaceutical Situation in the Caribbean as Background for Policy Development

Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Cinnella, Enrico; Carandang, Edelise; Marin, Nelly; Fitzgerald, James; Rerat, Christophe


Partnership on Pharmaceutical Policies in the Caribbean: 2006-2009

Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Forte, Gilles; Cinnella, Enrico; Fitzgerald, James; Marin, Nelly; Castro, Jose Luis; Giron, Nora; Parisi, Jose Maria; Sbih, Malek; Vidal...


Proposal for a Baseline Assessment for the Caribbean Pharmaceutical Policy

Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Marin, Nelly; Luiza, Vera Lucia; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine; Hinds, Maryam; Thomas-Osborne, Princess; Naarendorp, Miriam; Hasrat, John; Cinnella...


Development of the Caribbean Pharmaceutical Policy

Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Naarendorp, Miriam; Thomas-Osborne, Princess; Hinds, Maryam; Cargill, Lucette; Aching, Richard; Burnett, Francis; Cummings, Rudolph; Spence...


Drugs Identification and Interaction Checker to reduce Tuberculosis (TB) Drug Compliance and Improve Treatment Adherence

Jara, Antonio J.; Rosas-Valera, Madeleine de; Alsaedy, Mona; Zamora, Miguel; G. Skarmeta, Antonio


The rational use and access to medicines by the citizens: The Greek experience

Jelastopulu, Eleni; Karnaki, Pania; Theodorou, Mamas; Sissouras, Aris


Attitudes, Beliefs, and Prescription Habits of Greek Physicians Regarding Generic Drugs

Jelastopulu, Eleni; Mantzouranis, Georgios; Androutsopoulou, Christina; Lentzas, Ioannis; Lianas, Dimitris; Sampazioti, Charalambia; Kontou, Zoi; Tsantoula, Zafiro; Tsiro...


Provincial Essential Medicine List Comparison among 12 Provinces in China

Jiang, Bin; Wagner, Anita; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Shi, Luwen


Indicator-Based Survey Tool to Determine the Use of Antimicrobials and Knowledge about Drug Resistance in the Community

Joshi, Mohan P.; Hyslop, Ani; Ochoa, Luis; Cox, Adrienne; Konduri, Niranjan; Nkombo, Nchimunya; Hazemba, Oliver


The Effect of Community-Based Support Services on Clinical Efficacy and Health-Related Quality of Life in HIV/AIDS Patients in Resource-Limited Settings in Sub-Saharan Africa

Kabore, Inoussa; Etheredge, Gina


Implementation of a Policy for Monitoring Prescribing Practices in Public Health Care Outlets in Nepal

Kafle, Kumud Kumar; Shrestha, Naveen; Karkee, Shib Bahadur; Bhuju, Gajendra Bahadur; Prasad, Radha Raman; Das, Prabhakar Lal; Chataut, Bhuwaneshwori Datta; Shrestha...


EVALUATION OF PHARMACIST CLINICAL INTERVETION TO OPITMIZE TREATMENT OF GASTRITIS IN EMERGENCY DEPARMTENT

Kandil, Nahla; Abu Sheasha, Ghada; Khalef, Abd El Naser; Labouta, Ibrahim


MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION MANAGEMENT: ASSESSMENT OF CRITICAL CARE NURSES' BASELINE KNOWLEDGE AND STRATEGIES FOR BUILDING AWARENESS

Kandil, Nahla; Hall, Maurice; Labouta, Ibrahim


Outcomes of pharmaceutical care in schizophrenic patients

KANJANASILP, JUNTIP; Ployleumsang, Chanuttha


Policies to Increase Use of Generic Medicines in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Literature Review of Implementation Research

Kaplan, Warren; Wirtz, Veronika; Ritz, Lindsay; Vitello, Marie


Exploring the Development, Design, and Implementation of a Pharmacotherapy Knowledge Center – A Qualitative Study

Kardakis, Therese; Tomson, Göran; Wettermark, Björn; Bastholm Rahmner, Pia


The Effectiveness of Therapeutics Committees (TCs) in Addressing Key Public Health Problems

Katongo, Mary; Sumbi, Victor; Pereko, Dawn; Wambugu, Dr Maina


Decongesting Public Health Facilities is Associated with Better Clinical Outcomes Among Patients Initiating Antiretroviral Therapy in Uganda

Kayiwa, Joshua; Obua, Celestino; Degnan, Dennis Ross; Chalker, John; Waako, Paul; Balidawa, Hudson; Tomson, Goran; Wahlström, Rolf


Transparency in the Armenian Pharmaceutical Sector

Kazaryan, Irina; Sevikyan, Anaid; Vardanyan, Lusine; Amirkhanyan, Anaid; Melikyan, Margarita


Country Comparison of MeTA Baseline Pharmaceutical Sector Scan Data

Kerstens, Birgit; Saad, Samia; Bannenberg, Wilbert


Country Comparison of Multi-Stakeholder Process Assessments in the MeTA Baseline

Kerstens, Birgit; Saad, Samia; Bannenberg, Wilbert


Patients’ Compliance and Adherence to 4-FDCs that are Provided by Global Drug Facility to 15 Countries in the Eastern Mediterranean Region

Khalil, Khaled


A survey on the quality of anthelminthic medicines in Cambodia

Khan, Mohiuddin Hussain; Okumura, Junko; Sovannarith, Tey; Nivanna, Nam; Akazawa, Manabu; Kimura, Kazuko


Priority Policy Research Agenda to Achieve Access and Rational Use of Medicines in Thailand

Kiatying-Angsulee, Niyada; Kessomboon, Nussaraporn; Maleewong, Usawadee; Kulsomboon, Vithaya; Limpananont, Jiraporn


Antibiotic Resistance Policy in Thailand: Role of Comprehensive Networking Campaign

Kiatying-Angsulee, Niyada; Sirisinsuk, Yupadee


Good Governance of Medicines System in Thailand: From Assessment to National Policy Agenda

Kiatying-Angsulee, Niyada; T.Chaisumritchoke, Suntharee; Amrumpai, Yaowalak


Drug System Monitoring and Development Project, Funded by Sin Tax, and the Roles in Promoting Rational Drug Use in Thailand

Kiatying-Augsulee, Niyada; Sirisinsuk, Yupadee


Using a Rapid Results Approach to Improve Supply Chain Efficiency and Increase Availability of Essential Medicines and Supplies

KIRIKA, Rosalind Wanjugu; Omondi, Jackson; Odondi, John; Wangai, Mary


Knowledges and Attitudes toward Emergency Contraceptive Pill among Thai Men in Bangkok and Its Utilization

Kittisopee, Tanattha; Jitlamun, Hathairat


Treatment Cost of Metastatic Colon Cancer in Turkey

Kockaya, Guvenc; Polat, Mine; Özet, Ahmet; Tanyeri, Pelin; Vural, İsmail Mert; Akbulat, Akif; Akar, Halil; Kerman, Saim


Off-Label and Non-Licensed Endocrinology Medicine Use in Turkey: A Retrospective Analysis of Computer Records in the Turkish Ministry of Health

Kockaya, Guvenc; Tanyeri, Pelin; Vural, İsmail Mert; Akbulat, Akif; Akar, Halil; Tokaç, Mahmut; Kerman, Saim


Is a Standard Kit an Effective Way to Optimise Use of Limited Resources and Increase Availability of Medicine? Experiences from Reintroducing Standard Kits in Resource-Poor Settings in Uganda

Konradsen, Dorthe; Jjemba, Pito; Nuwagaba, Timothy; Trap, Birna


Can the Indian Government Improve Access to Medicines Through Generic Drug Stores?

Kotwani, Anita


Trends in Antimicrobial Use Among Outpatients in New Delhi, India

Kotwani, Anita; Holloway, Kathleen


Impact of Standard Treatment Guidelines and Patient Education on Asthma Control and Knowledge in Asthmatic Patients: A Controlled Trial

Kotwani, Anita; Tayal, Vandana; Chhabra, S. K.


Factors Influencing Antibiotic Prescribing by Primary Care Doctors in Delhi, India: Qualitative Study

Kotwani, Anita; Wattal, Chand; Katewa, Shashi; Joshi, P. C.; Holloway, Kathleen


Irrational Prescribing Pattern for Children with Upper Respiratory Tract Infection (URTI) in Indonesia

Kurniawan, Yulianto Santoso; Pudjiarto, Purnamawati; Kresnawati, Windhi


Knowledge, Attitudes, and Perceptions on Antimicrobial Resistance and Antibiotic Use Among Hospital Staff in Kenya

Kusemererwa, Donna Asiimwe; Meiburg, Anke


Human Resources for Health: Preservice Training of Pharmacy Students on Effective Management of Antiretroviral Therapy Commodities in Kenya

Kusu, Ndinda; Kolute, Richard; Gitau, Lilian; Ogolla, Julie; Onudi, Charles; Kimeu, Janet; Wangai, Mary; Muniu, Sarah


Strengthening Pharmacovigilance Systems: Experiences from Kenya

Kusu, Ndinda; Pandit, Jayesh; Muthuri, George; Kimeu, Janet; Kagai, Dorine; Gitau, Lilian; Wangai, Mary; Siyoi, Fred


International Comparison of Generic Medicine Prices

Kwon, Soonman; Heo, Jaeheon; Kim, Sujin; Jung, Youn


AN EVALUATION OF A CLINICAL PHARMACIST DIRECTED-INTERVENTION TO RATIONALIZE OVERUSE OF STRESS ULCER PROPHYLAXIS IN INTESIVE CARE UNIT.

Labouta, Ibrahim; Fayed, Akram; Abu Shesha, Ghada; Mosly, Mohamed; Kandil, Nahla; Hassan, Abeer; Zaitoun, Muhammad


Reasons for Nonadherence to Antiretroviral Therapy among Adult Patients Receiving Free Treatment at a Tertiary Care Hospital in Delhi

Lal, Vivek; Kant, Shashi; Dewan, Richa; Rai, Sanjay K.


Cost of ARV Medicines in the Namibian Private Sector: Limitation to Increased Access

Lates, Jennie; Pereko, Dawn; Serfontein, Tiaan; Bindels, Els; Feeley, Frank; Afrikaner, Wessels


Prescribing Pattern of Psychotropic Substances in a Nigerian Neuropsychiatric Hospital

Lawal, Mohammed Saheed; Oreagba, Ibrahim; Awodele, Olufunsho; Olayemi, Sunday; Ismail, Ishola


Unbranded Advertising of Prescription Medicines–A Systematic Literature Review

Leonardo Alves, Teresa; Mintzes, Barbara; Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje K.; Leufkens, Hubert G.M.


Differences in External Price Referencing in Europe—A Descriptive Overview

Leopold, Christine; Vogler, Sabine; Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje; de Joncheere, Kees; Laing, Richard; Leufkens, Bert


How Much of the Price Variance of Medicines Can Be Explained by External Price Referencing?—A price Comparison among 15 European Countries

Leopold, Christine; Vogler, Sabine; Seyfang, Leonhard; Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje; de Joncheere, Kees; Leufkens, Bert; Laing, Richard


Improving Access to Medical Supplies in Emergency Settings by Preparing Humanitarian Responders with Online Medicine Supply Management Training

Levison, Libby; Onyango, Monica; Johnson, Leilani


Experience with the Global Fund’s revised Quality Assurance Policy for pharmaceutical products

Logez, Sophie; Daviaud, Joelle; Zweygarth, Monika; Perez Casas, Carmen; Ha, Thuy Huong


Spillover Effects of Prescribing Restrictions for Trastuzumab in Australia

Lu, Christine Y; Srasuebkul, Preeyaporn; Drew, Anna; Ward, Robyn; Pearson, Sallie-Anne


Remedies at Home: Evaluating an Innovative Medicines Provision Program

Luiza, Vera Lucia; Silva, Rondinelli Mendes; Esher, Angela; Avelar, Fernando; Matta, Samara Ramallho; Rocha, Rocha Claudia; Camuzi, Ranieri; Oliveira, Egléubia


A Risk-Based Cost-Effective Approach to Medicines Quality Monitoring in Resource-Limited Countries

Lukulay, Patrick; Coignez, Veerle


The Plague of Substandard Medicines in Developing Countries: Evidence for Policy Change

Luyckx, Christophe; Caudron, Jean-Michel; Ravinetto, Raffaella


2006 Medicare Part D Benefit: Evaluating a Major Expansion of Medicines Insurance for Vulnerable Americans

Madden, Jeanne Marie


Monitoring Medicine Prices with WHO/HAI Surveys: Upsides, Downsides, and Forward-Thinking Strategies

Madden, Jeanne Marie


Medicine Prices in Peru: Validation of the Sampling Approach Used in WHO/HAI Surveys

Madden, Jeanne Marie; Meza, Edson; Ewen, Margaret; Laing, Richard O.; Stephens, Peter; Ross-Degnan, Dennis


An Action Plan for the Selection of Essential Medicines

Magarinos-Torres, Rachel; Pepe, Vera Lucia Edais; Osorio-de-Castro, Claudia Garcia Serpa


What Do Managers and Prescribers of the Brazilian Health System Think of Essential Medicines? Preliminary Results of a Nationwide Qualitative Study

Magarinos-Torres, Rachel; Pepe, Vera Lucia Edais; Osorio-de-Castro, Claudia Garcia Serpa


Assessment of the Impact of Market Regulation in Mali on the Price of Essential Medicines Provided through the Private Sector

MAIGA, DIADIE; WILLIAMS-JONES, BRYN


Pharmacovigilance Reporting in Kwazulu-Natal—Evaluation of a Solicited System of Reporting

Manickum, Viloshinie Krishna; Suleman, Fatima


Comparison of the National List of Essential Medicines (India) with the WHO Model Lists of Essential Medicines and Essential Medicines for Children

Manikandan, S.; Batmanabane, Gitanjali


Selection of Essential Medicines

Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje Kaija; van den Ham, Rianne; Laing, Richard


Conflict of Interest Policies: Do Academic Medical Centers Make the Grade?

Manz, Christopher; Anderson, Timothy; Silverman, Gabriel; Coukell, Allan


Improving Access to Routine Medication from a Revolving Drug Fund for Chronic Patients in Rural Cambodia

MAO, Ngeav; VAN PELT, Maurits


Teaching Critical Appraisal of Medicinal Drug Promotion (CADP) in 3 Latin American Countries: A Network Initiative

Marchand, Benoit; Fuentes, Carlos; Cañás, Martín; Vacca, Claudia


Access to Medicines in Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua: The Challenge of Adapting Methodologies

Marin, Nelly; Acuña, Cecilia; Mendoza, Adriana; Luiza, Vera; Isabel, Emmerick


Using Routine Information for Improving Rational Prescribing

Masoud, Abdullah; Zafar, Mohammad; Fahim, Mohammad; Ickx, Paul


Evaluating the Impact of a Public-Private Partnership for the National Introduction of a New Rotavirus Vaccine: Evidence from a Case-Control Study in Nicaragua (2006–2009)

Mast, T. Christopher; Espinoza, Felix; Palacio del Carmen, Leonel; Khawaja, Shazia; Cardellino, Anna; Sanchez, Edmundo


Assessing the Readiness of Pharmacy Outlets to Support Chronic Care: Results from a National Assessment in Kenya

Maundu, Josephine; Nguhiu, Peter; Ouma, Charles


COMPLIANCE OF MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM ON MEDICATION RECONCILIATION POLICY AT SIRIRAJ HOSPITAL

Mayakul, Theeraya


Measuring Access to Essential Medicines in Kenya Using the Standardized WHO Level II Household Survey

MBINDYO, Regina M; SIYOI, Fred M; CEPUCH, Christa; MUCHERU, Njeri; WAKORI, Joan


Measuring Access to Essential Medicines in Kenya Using the Standardized WHO Level II Health Facility Assessment

MBINDYO, Regina M; SIYOI, Fred M; Mucheru, Njeri; Cepuch, Christa; Wakori, Joan


Availability of Paediatric Medicines and Factors Impacting Availability in Faith-Based Health Facilities in Chad

Meiburg, Anke; Kusemererwa, Donna Asiimwe


THE SCIENCE OF QUALITY IMPROVEMENT (QI) THROUGH SMALL TESTS OF CHANGE (STOC) AND MODELING OF QI TEAMS TO IMPROVE HEALTH SYSTEMS IN RESOURCE LIMITED SETTINGS

Memiah, Peter; Etiene, Martine; Stafford, Kristen; Karorero, Eva; Mulenga, Mwansa; Odhiambo, Francesca; Atukunda, Ruth; Agbor, Solomon; Wanyeki, Ian


HOW FAR IS TOO FAR? DOES DISTANCE TO CLINIC MATTER FOR HIV/AIDS TREATMENT ADHERENCE?

Memiah, Peter; Etiene, Martine; Hossain, Mian; Stafford, Kristen; Niyang, Mercy; Mnjala, Patience; Amoroso, Anthony; Agbor, Solomon; Redfield, Robert


Risk of Anemia Associated with Zidovudine (AZT)-based HAART in Namibia

Mengistu, Assegid Tassew; Katjitae, Ishmael; Corbell, Catherine; Gaeseb, Johannes; Lates, Jennie; Sagwa, Evans; Mabirizi, David; Nwokike, Jude; Kalemeera, Francis; Sterga...


Pharmacoepidemiologic Study of Potential Drug Interactions in Hospital Inpatients

Mino, Dolores; Galván-Plata, Eugenia; Doubova, Svetlana Vladislavovna; Flores-Hernandez, Sergio; Reyes-Morales, Hortensia


Predictors of Switching Antiretroviral Regimen Among Clients Attending TASO Jinja, Uganda

Mirembe, Justine; Khanakwa, Sarah; Batwala, Vincent


Controlling Medicine Prices in Sudan: The Challenge of a Recently Established Medicines Regulatory Agency

Mohamed Ali, Gamal Khalafalla; Yagoub, Ahmed


Impact of Visualizing Performance in Improving Medicines Management in Public Health Sector Facilities in Uganda

Mohammed, Khalid; Nakiganda, Victoria; Konradsen, Dorthe; Semakula, Richard; Trap, Birna


Cost as a Barrier to Access: Availability, Affordability, and Identifying Component Cost of Essential Medicines

Mohammednur, Mohammedsied Nuru; Gedif, Teferi; Hailemariam, Damen


Newspaper Column for Consumer Education on Medicine Use—An Indian Columnist’s Experience

Mohanta, Guru Prasad


Monitoring the Safety of Medicines in Kyrgyzstan

Moldoisaeva, Saltanat; Zurdinov, Ashirali


Evaluation of Prescribing Pattern of Physicians in Various Health Care Facilities in Turkey with Respect to the Rational Use of Medicines Principles

Mollahaliloglu, Salih; Alkan, Ali; Ozgulcu, Senay; Donertas, Basak; Akici, Ahmet


Standardization of Prescribing and Using Oral Liquid Dosage Forms (OLDFs)

Movahed, Moslem


Draft South African Marketing Code—A New Model for Marketing Ethics

Narsai, Kirti


Impact of Regulatory Requirements on Medicine Access in African Countries: Perceptions and Experiences of Pharma Companies in South Africa

Narsai, Kirti


Regionalisation of Pharmacovigilance in Uganda

Ndagije, Helen Byomire; Nassali, Huldah; Bukenya, Victoria Nambasa; Tusubira, Evans Kato; Bonabana, Angela


Assessing the Extent of Pharmaceutical Care Provision in Kigali Community Pharmacies

Ndekwe, Morris; Rwabuhungu, M.Monique; Gaparayi, Patrick; Kadima, Ntokamunda


Medicine Prices, Availability, and Affordability in Vietnam

Nguyen, Tuan Anh; Knight, Rosemary; Mant, Andrea; Cao, Minh Quang; Auton, Martin


Transparency, Governance and Regional Collaboration in Pharmaceutical Procurement in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda

Nkrumah, YK {Yvonne}; Bannenberg, WJ {Wilbert}; Schuermann, EM {Marianne}; Vreeke, AC {Ed}; Patel, VS {Tina}; Mhando, J {Joseph}; Tamale, JW {James}


Strenghtening Pharmacovigilance at the National Level: Development of an Indicator-Based Pharmacovigilance Assessment Tool to Assess Medicines Safety System at the Level of the Pharmaceutical Industry in Developing Countries

Nwokike, Jude; Adam, Caroline


Actions of the National Regulatory Authorities in Developing Countries Following US FDA and EMA Safety Alerts on Rosiglitazone

Nwokike, Jude; Stergachis, Andy


Plasma Drug Level Validation of Self-Reported Adherence Predicts Limited Specificity for Intrinsic Poor Adherence in Resource-Limited Settings

Obua, Celestino; Balikuddembe, Robert; Kayiwa, Joshua; Ntale, Muhammad; Musoke, David; Waako, Paul


Improving Adherence to Antiretroviral Treatment in Uganda: Facility-Based Minimal-Input Intervention

Obua, Celestino; Kayiwa, Joshua; Waako, Paul; Tomson, Göran; Balidawa, Hudson; Chalker, John; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Wahlstrom, Rolf


Access to Medicines in Nigeria – Gender Perspective

Okafor, Ukamaka Gladys; Adedeji, Olanike


Medicine Use from Birth to Two Years of Age: The 2004 Pelotas (Brazil) Birth Cohort Study

Oliveira, Edilson Almeida; Domingues, Marlos Rodrigues; Santos, Iná S; Barros, Aluísio J D; Bertoldi, Andréa Dâmaso


Inappropriate Provision and Treatment of Malaria in Public and Private Sectors in Nigeria: Threat to Malaria Elimination Efforts

Onwujekwe, Obinna Emmanuel; Mangham, Lindsay; Cundhill, Bonnie; Ezeoke, Ogochukwu; Uzochukwu, Benjamin; Wiseman, Virginia


Improving Quality of Malaria Treatment Services: Assessing Inequities in Consumers' Perceptions and Providers’ Behaviour in Nigeria

Onwujekwe, Obinna Emmanuel; Obikeze, Eric; Uzochukwu, Benjamin; Okoronkwo, Ijeoma; Onwujekwe, Ogochukwu


Informal Payments for Health Care: Differences in Expenditures from Consumers and Providers Perspectives for Treatment of Malaria in Nigeria

Onwujekwe, Obinna Emmanuel; Dike, Nkem; Uzochukwu, Benjamin; Ezeoke, Ogochukwu


Monitoring and supervision as tool for improving drug supply management

Or, Oudam Roath; Chroeng, Sokhan; Mfuko, William


The Knowledge, Perceptions, and Practice of Pharmacovigilance among Community Pharmacists in Lagos State, Southwest Nigeria

Oreagba, Ibrahim Adekunle; Ogunleye, Julius Olajide; Olayemi, Oluwafemi Sunday


Quality of Some Pharmaceutical Products Manufactured in Kenya

Orwa, Jennifer Akinyi; Keter, Lucia; Ouko, Sams; Rukunga, Geoffrey; Kibwage, Isaac


Implementation of Good Governance in Medicine (GGM) Programme in Malaysia to Strengthen Medicines Management

Othman, Nour Hanah; Abdul Rahman, Eisah; Mohd Din, Rosminah; Wan A. Kadir, Wan Norashikin; Rushdy, Mariam Bintarty


The Role of Malaysian National Medicines Policy (MNMP) in Improving Overall Use of Medicines

Othman, Nour Hanah; Hasan, Hasnizan; Nagalingam, Sarah; Woon May, Ong; Zolkopri, Nor Yati


Different Approaches for Delivery of Intermittent Preventive Treatment (IPT) to Pregnant Women in Burkina Faso

Ouédraogo, Alphonse


Encourage Appropriate Use of Pediatric Antiretrovirals With a Demonstration Kit in Pharmacies: Results 18 Months after Kit Was Made Available in 2 HIV/AIDS Pediatric Treatment Centers in Niamey, Niger

Ouvrard, Sophie; Idrissa Also, Mariama; Oumarou, Zalika; Guillard, Etienne


Are There Gender Differences in Access to Medicines In Africa? Results from 5 Sub-Saharan African Countries

Pande, Aakanksha; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine; LeCates, Robert; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Wagner, Anita


Comparative Analysis of the Medicines Financing System of 11 Countries Included in the Pilot of the “WHO Country Profiles” Project

Parsi, Pooya; Cinnella, Enrico; Mantel-Teeuwisse, Aukje; Laing, Richard; Forte, Gilles


Arogya Parivar: Commercial innovation to improve healthcare access at the bottom of the pyramid in rural India

Pasrija, Anuj


Adherence to Treatment Guidelines for Acute Diarrhoea in Children up to 12 Years in Ujjain, India

Pathak, Ashish; Pathak, Deepali; Marrone, Gaetano; Diwan, Vishal; Stålsby Lundborg, Cecilia


The Impact of Evidence-Based Subsidy Restrictions on Prescriber Behaviour and Patient Outcomes: A Case Study of Lapatinib for the Treatment of HER2+ Metastatic Breast Cancer

Pearson, Sallie-Anne; Srasuebkul, Preeyaporn; Lu, Christine; Dobbins, Timothy; Ward, Robyn


Characterization of Lawsuits for the Supply of Essential Medicines in the State of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Pepe, Vera Lucia Edais; Ventura, Miriam; Sant'ana, João Maurício Brambati; Figueiredo, Tatiana Aragão; Souza, Vanessa dos Reis; Simas, Luciana; Osorio-de-Castro...


Cost Effectiveness of Simvastatin Compared with Atorvastatin for Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol (LDL-C) in Diabetes Patients with Dyslipidemia at a General Hospital, Northeast of Thailand

PHUNPHA, NUENGRUTHAI; PLOYLEARMSANG, CHANUTTHA; SUTTAJIT, SIRITREE; CLUNGSANG, JEERAPA


Digital authentication of pharmaceutical products

Picard, Justin


Successful Intervention to Improve the Pharmaceutical Services in a Region of Brazil

Pinheiro, Rafael Mota; Miranda, Karen; Saraiva, Fabiana; Araujo, Carolina; Borba, Simone; Cattini, Daniel; de Sousa, Naiguel; dos Santos, Nãna; Lopes, Inayan; Lucas...


Brazilian Courts as a Pathway to Medicines which Represent Pharmacotherapeutic Gaps

Provin, Mércia Pandolfo; Amaral, Rita Goreti


Impact of IT based Promotion of Rational Use of Medicine in Indonesia

Pujiarto, Purnamawati Sujud; Arifianto, Arifianto; Kurniawan, Yulianto Santoso; Kresnawati, Windhi


Compounding Polypharmacy Prescription in Indonesia

Pujiarto, Purnamawati Sujud; Arifianto, Arifianto; Sakinah, Farian; Kurniawan, Yulianto Santoso


Two-Year Experience of Antibiotics Smart Use Pilot Project in Saraburi, Thailand

Pumtong, Somying; Anuwong, Kunyada; Sumpradit, Nithima; Chongtrakul, Pisonthi


Measuring transparency in the public pharmaceutical sector. National Assessment for Costa Rica

Quesada-Morúa, Maria Soledad; Jiménez-Herrera, Luis Guillermo


New warnings for medicines labeling and packaging in Brazil

Rediguieri, Carolina Fracalossi; Freitas, Elizabete Regina Viana; Ramalho, Livia Santos; Rocha, Daniela Barros; Penido, Carolina Souza; Lisboa, Marisa Moraes


Piloting a Medical Injection Safety Assessment Protocol in Cameroon: Indirect Reuse Represents Risk of Blood-Borne Virus Transmission

Reid, Savanna Rose; Okwen, Mbah Patrick; Y, Ngem Bedes; Adolph, Fozao; Capo, Mireille


Health Care Payments in the Asia Pacific: Validation of Five Survey Measures of Economic Burden

Reiss, Sheila K.; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Zaslavsky, Alan M.; Soumerai, Stephen B.; Wagner, Anita K.


Improving good governance in Moroccan public pharmaceutical sector

Rhaouti, Mohamed Laghdaf


Preliminary Results of a Systematic Review of the Effectiveness and Costs of Strategies to Improve Health Care Provider Performance in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

Rowe, Samantha Y.; Rowe, Alexander K.; Peters, David H.; Holloway, Kathleen A.; Chalker, John; Ross-Degnan, Dennis


Essential Medicine Concept as a Core of Drug Policy: Impact on Costs, Availability of Quality Medicines, and Their Rational Use in Delhi (India)

Roy, Vandana; Gupta, Usha; Agarwal, Arun Kumar


The role of pharmaco-economics in the decision tasks to improve the quality of medical care in Kazakhstan Republic

Rustemova, Kulsara Rustembekovna; Tleukenov, Sadriten; Varnavskaya, Alfiya; Kozhageldiyeva, Laura; Kosherbayeva, Lyazzat


Assessing How Health Care Providers Use Nevirapine in Malawi

Rutta, Edmund R; Kamtengeni, Cynthia; Wang, Judy; Eliya, Michael


How the Accredited Drug Dispensing Outlet Program Has Influenced Medicine Access Policies in Tanzania?

Rutta, Edmund R; Sillo, Hiiti; Liana, Jafary; Johnson, Keith


MeTA Baseline Assessments: Experiences and Results

Saad, Samia; Bannenberg, Wilbert; Ross-Degnan, Dennis; Vialle-Valentin, Catherine; Wagner, Anita; Perkins, Nick; Hawkins, Kate; Stedman-Bryce, Gavin; Forte, Gilles; Walke...


Country Comparison of MeTA Baseline Data Disclosure Surveys

Saad, Samia; Kerstens, Birgit; Bannenberg, Wilbert


Mapping private sector pharmacies and their characteristics in Ujjain district, Central India.

Sabde, Yogesh Damodar; Diwan, Vishal; Saraf, Vivek; Mahadik, Vijay; De Costa, Ayesha


PREVALENCE AND RISK FACTORS OF ADVERSE EFFECTS OF SECOND LINE ANTI-TUBERCULOUS MEDICINES IN A TREATMENT FACILITY IN NAMIBIA: 2009-10

Sagwa, Evans Luvaha; Panganai, Dhliwayo; Mavhunga, Farai; Ruswa, Nunurai; Musasa, Jean Paul


Infectious Diseases, Antibiotic Use, and Antibiotic Resistance in Context of Environmental Changes: Study Among Community Members in Orissa, India

Sahoo, Krushna Chandra; Tamhankar, A. J.; Johansson, Eva; Lundborg, Cecilia Stålsby


Cost Plus Price Setting of Medicines

Saif, Amanullah


Relationship Between Tariffs, Prices, and Consumption of Interferon

Saif, Amanullah


Case Study of the Implementation of Good Governance for Medicines Programme in Mongolia

Sanjjav, Tsetsegmaa; Chimedsuren, Munkhdelger


Pharmaceutical Services and Essential Medicines: Considerations on Access to Medicines and Judicial Demands in Brazil

Sant'Ana, João Maurício Brambati; Pepe, Vera Lúcia Edais; Osorio de Castro, Claudia Garcia Serpa; Ventura, Miriam Ventura


Factors Affecting Patients' Incomplete Understanding of Prescriptions

Saranza, Gerard Raimon Makinano; Sumalapao, Derick Erl Gonzales; Sia, Isidro


“A Healthy Box Project” for Improving Self-Administration of Medicines among the Pre-elderly and Elderly with Chronic Diseases: A Case Study in Horathep Subdistrict, Saraburi Province, Thailand

Seangdao, Prachuab; Singthern, Chonthicha; Somrongthong, Ratana


Evidence on Availability and Stock-Outs of Essential Medicines: A Study of Two Diverse Government Drug Procurement and Distribution Systems in India

Selvaraj, Sakthivel; Hasan, Habib


Access to Medicines in India: Setting Priorities in Policy Research Issues

Selvaraj, Sakthivel; hasan, Habib; Kumar, Preeti; Chokshi, Maulik


Use of Brief Educational Intervention and Academic Detailing to Improve Use of Antidotes for Acute Poisoned Patients in Rural Hospitals in Sri Lanka—A Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial

Senarathna, D Lalith Priyasantha; Dibley, Michael; Dawson, Andrew


Use of Antibiotics in the Alexandria Community Setting: Magnitude and Pattern

Serour, Sawsan Mahfouz; Gad, Zahira Metwally; El-Khordagui, Labiba Khalil


Prescribing Pattern and Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Vancomycin at a Tertiary Hospital in Oman

Shafiq, Samreen; Al Riyami, Dawood; Ali, Badreldin; Al Za’abi, Mohammad


Antibiotic Prescribing in a Teaching and a Non-Teaching Private, Non-Computerized, Tertiary Care Hospital in Ujjain District, India

Sharma, Megha; Dhaneria, Surya Prakash; Marrone, Gaetano; Lundborg, Cecilia Stålsby


Policy for Rational Regulation and Quality Use of Natural Health Products in the Philippines

Sia, Isidro Cabuyao


Pharmaceutical Management Interventions through a Drug and Therapeutics Committee (DTC) in Kabul, Afghanistan: Initial Experience after Decades of Neglect

Siddiqui, Abdul Zahir; Habibi, Fahima; Yousufzai, Noorulhaq; Ehsaas, Lutfullah; Omari, M. Zafar; Konduri, Niranjan; Green, Terry


Does Artemether-Lumefantrine Subsidy to Private Sector Improve Prompt Access to Antimalarials to Febrile Children in Rural Areas?

Simba, Daudi Omari; Kakoko, Deodatus


Comparative Evaluation of Quality of Some Generic Versus Branded Medicines Using Compendia Standard Tests In India

Singal, Girdhari Lal; Kotwani, Anita; Nanda, Arun


Teaching Rational Prescribing to Medical Undergraduates: Impact of the Introduction of a Specialized Module

Singh, Jatinder; Kaur, Inderpal; Grover, IPS; Rai, Jaswant


Prophylactic antimicrobials: Triumph over cancer chemotherapy complications?

Singh, Jyotika; Badyal, Dinesh K; John, M Joseph


Development and Current Status of the National Good Governance for Medicines Initiative in Macedonia

Slaveska Raichki, Renata; Kuli, Arta


Where There Are No Pharmacists

Snell, Beverley Frances; Andersson, Sarah Ruth; Balasubramaniam, Kumariah


Management Information System in Promoting Rational Drug Use in Iran

Soleymani, Fatemeh; FAYAZ-BAKHSH, Ahmad


Awarness and Adherence to Methicillin-Resistant S. Aureus Guidelines, as per WHO, at Alexandria University Hospitals

Soliman, G.S.; Abu-Youssef, R.M.; Saleib, B.F.; El-Moughazi, A.M.; Zaki, A.


Interventional Study on Self Medication in Commonly Occurring Illnesses in Nonmedical Staff of a Tertiary Care Teaching Hospital

Sontakke, Smita dipak; Thawani, Vijay; Bang, Sachi


Field Testing WHO’s Rational Use of Medicines Rapid Assessment Tool in Grahamstown, South Africa

Srinivas, Sunitha Chandrasekhar; Jangam, Haresh; Ganachari, M S; Holloway, Kathleen; Forshaw, Chris


Evaluation of Prices and Availability of Essential Medicines in Grahamstown, South Africa

Srinivas, Sunitha Chandrasekhar; Patel, Viral; Ganachari, M.S.


Application of an ABC Analysis in the Prevention of Antimicrobial Resistance in Tuberculosis Treatment

Steel, Gavin; Parrish, Andy; Pharasi, Bada; Sallet, Jean-Pierre


Application of the Antacid {A02} ATC Review to Achieve Formulary Cost Efficiencies

Steel, Gavin; Ridding, Jane; Munsamy, Janine


Improving Access to Oncology Treatments in a Resource-Constrained Setting Using Pharmacoeconomic Analysis

Steel, Gavin; Ruff, Paul; Dreosti, Lydia


Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends: How the Private Sector Can Contribute to Improved Understanding of Global Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance

Straus, Walter Lee


Improving Access to ART Services in Namibia through Decentralization

Sumbi, Victor; Pereko, Dawn; Mabirizi, David; Lates, Jennie; Nashilongo, Bona


Non-Uptake of Antiretroviral Therapy (ART) at a Primary Care Antiretroviral (ARV) Clinic in South Africa

Summers, Beverley; Baloyi, Gift; Baloyi, Katekani; Dikiza, Makhosazana; Gabajesane, Fatima; Girdharlal, Nishita; Moosa, Afsana; Qatyana, Misa; Zwane, Sifundo


Comparison of the Public Procurement Prices of Essential Medicines in China with Other Western Pacific Developing Countries and Its Implication

SUN, JING


Antibiotic Policy, Antibiotic Consumption, and Antibiotic Resistance: Situation of Hospitals Participating in the National Antimicrobial Resistance Surveillance Thailand Program

Suttajit, Siritree; Srisupharangkul, Jutharat; Boonsan, Naruemon; Udomsri, Bulan; Dejsirilert, Surang


Pharmacovigilance and Risk Management in Thailand

Suwankesawong, Wimon


Use of Thai Vigibase to Assess the Safety of Antituberculosis Drugs for Thai Patients: Application from Thai Vigibase

Suwankesawong, Wimon


A study of pricing and availability of Children’s medicine in Orissa state

Swain, Trupti rekha; Rath, Bandana; Dehury, Suhashini; Samal, Satyajit; Jena, Jyotirmoyee; Tarai, Anjali; Nayak, Harshabardhan


Outcome of the Live ETV Education on Rational Use of Medicines

Tadege, TENAW Andualem; W Aregay, Mengistab; Birhanu, Habtamu


Pharmaceutical Workforce for Access to and Use of Medicines in Countries: Estimate Gaps and Identify Relevant Strategies for Human Resources Development

Tata, Helen Lega; Wuliji, Tana; Cinnella, Enrico; Gilles, Forte


Drug Approvals and Medicine Pricing In India

Taur, Santosh Ramesh; Gogtay, Nithya Jaideep; Chandan, Sheetal Vitthalrao; Thatte, Urmila Mukund


How GGM program enhanced National drug policy, Thailand experience.

Tharathep, Chanvit


Factors Influencing Prescribing Behaviour of Physicians in Greece and Cyprus

Theodorou, Mamas; Tsiantou, Vasiliki; Maniadakis, Nikolaos; Kaitelidou, Daphne; Fragoulakis, Vasilios; Pavi, Elpida; Kyriopoulos, John


Assessment of Pharmaceutical Situation in Jamaica

Thomas-Osborne, Princess; Lewis-Graham, Cyntia; Ivama, Adriana Mitsue; Lucia Luiza, Vera; Souza, Paula Pimenta; Dennis, Andre


Adherence to Antiretroviral Medicines Not Emphasized in Global Fund Grants

Tisocki, Klara; Ball, Douglas; Esselink, Maaike; Radyowijati, Aryanti; Haak, Hilbrand


Effectiveness of Pharmacist Home Health Care for Type 2 Diabetes in Bangkok Metropolitan: A Community Based Study

Tunpichart, Sirirat; Somrongthong, Ratana; Sakulbumrungsil, Rungpetch


Developing Interdisciplinary Methods for Research to Explain and Enhance Access to Medicines in Africa and South Asia

Twagirumukiza, Marc; Budden, Ashwin; Weiss, Mitchell; Waako, Paul; Bariyo, Rogers; Sanders, David; Atre, Sachin; Maiya, Shilpa R; De Maeseneer, Jan; Pollock, Allyson; Jef...


Peer-to-Peer Counseling: A Model for Improving Male Involvement in ARV Treatment Access and Adherence among PLWHA in Kwara State, Nigeria

Umoh, Mary Emem; Adegoke, Motunrayo; Dagunduro, Tolu; Nwuba, Chioma; Faromoju, Sam


Glycemic and Non-glycemic Control in Diabetic Outpatients Receiving Oral Antidiabetic Drugs at Sultan Qaboos University Hospital

Vaishnav, R; Al Metwali, Israa Nather Ahmed; Woodhouse, Nicholas


The assessment of relation between inappropriate medication and health status among elderly discharged from hospitals affliated with Tehran University of Medical Sciences,through Beers Criteria

vali, leila; Pourreza, Abolghasem; Ahmadi, Batoul; Rahimi Foroushani, Abbas


Engaging Private Sector Drug Dispensers to Improve Antimicrobial Use in the Community: Experience from the Tanzania Accredited Drug Dispensing Outlets

Valimba, Richard; Liana, Jafary; Joshi, Mohan P.; Gabra, Michael; Rutta, Edmund; Bundala, Maganga; Kibassa, Brycesson


Electronic Monitoring to Assess Adherence and Validate Alternative Adherence Measures in Tuberculosis Patients on Community-Based Directly Observed Treatment

van den Boogaard, Jossy; Lyimo, Ramsey; Martin, Boeree; Kibiki, Gibson; Aarnoutse, Rob


Managing a continuum-of-care with Revolving Drug Fund for People with Diabetes (DM) and Hypertension (HBP) through a Peer Educator Network in rural Cambodia

VANPELT, Maurits; MAO, Ngeav


Impact of Comprehensive Efforts on the Performance of a Pharmacovigilance System in Oman

Varughese, Shirly Samson; Al Rubaiai, Mohammed Hamdan; Al Maskari, Madiha Juma


Adherence of Prescribers to High Cost Medicines Standard Treatment Guidelines in Rio De Janeiro

Vasconcelos, Daniela Moulin Maciel; Luiza, Vera Lucia; De Seta, Marismary Horsth


Is Pediatric Diarrhea Treated Correctly in African Communities? Evidence from Household Surveys in Five African Countries

Vialle-Valentin, Catherine E.; LeCates, Robert F.; Zhang, Fang; Desta, Abayneh Tamer; Ross-Degnan, Dennis


Policy Making Support by Sharing of Information and Experiences among the PPRI Network

Vogler, Sabine; Habl, Claudia; de Joncheere, Kees; Leopold, Christine; Zimmermann, Nina


Prices of Medicines, Including High-Cost Cancer Medicines, in a Hospital Setting Compared to Outpatient Use

Vogler, Sabine; Habl, Claudia; Leopold, Christine; Mazag, Jan; Zimmermann, Nina


Role of Tendering of Medicines in European Countries

Vogler, Sabine; Habl, Claudia; Leopold, Christine; Zimmermann, Nina


Challenges of Building Effective Pharmacovigilance Systems in Resource Limited Settings: A Case Study of Kampala Region, Uganda

Waako, Paul John; Ndagijje, Byomire Hellen; Tumwikirize, Winnie; Kibuule, Dan; Bbosa, Godfrey; Nakanwagi, Grace


Existing Capacity to Manage Pharmaceuticals and Related Commodities in East Africa: An Assessment with Specific Reference to Antiretroviral Therapy

Waako, Paul John; Odoi-adome, Richard; Obua, Celestino; Owino, Erisa; Tumwikirize, Winnie; Ogwal-okeng, Jasper; Anokbonggo, Willy; Matowe, Lloyd; Aupont, Onesky


Analysis of essential medicine use in primary health care institutions of Beijing

Wang, Yuqin


Building Confidence in Generic Medicines

Weekes, Lynn


What Is Needed to Sustain a National Academic Detailing Workforce?

Weekes, Lynn; Higgins, Gwen


Simplifying Vaccine Delivery with Combination Vaccines—Evidence from a Time-Motion Study in India

Wiedenmayer, Karin Anne; Weiss, Svenja; Mukherjee, Ajoy; Kundu, Ritabrata; Chattopadhyay, Chandon; Tanner, Marcel


Framework proposal to improve access to medicines and routine care for patients living with chronic conditions in low and middle income countries

Wirtz, Veronika J.; Santa Ana-Tellez, Yared; Kaplan, Warren A.; Lopez-Ridaura, Ruy


Ethical Issues Raised by the Inclusion of Gender in the Implementation of Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV (PMTCT) Program in Burkina Faso

YABILA, NADIA DJENEBOU; SANON, PATRICE; KABORE, SIMON


Access to Pharmaceuticals among Adults with Cardiovascular Diseases: An Impact of the Free Medicine Policy in Beijing, China

Yang, Li; Liu, Jianjiang; Hu, Yonghua; Tang, Xun; Yu, Liping; Xu, Haitao; Liu, Wujun; Wen, Sushen


The Impact of Abuse of Antibiotic Therapies on Inpatient Cost in China

Yang, Li; XIAO, Yong-hong; Nie, Yao


Overview of Drug Tracking System (ITS) in the Pharmacies of Ankara: Preliminary Research

YILDIRIM, Fikri; KOCKAYA, Guvenc; YILDIRIM OCAL, Julide; YILDIRIM, Melek; AKBULAT, Akif; OZBEK, Hanefi; KERMAN, Saim


In-Service, Problem-Based, Pharmacotherapy Teaching and Clinical Pharmacology Services Contribute to Improved Medicine Use in Children

Ziganshina, Liliya Eugenevna; Alexandrova, Elvira Grigorievna; Gamirova, Rimma Gabdulbarovna; Yudina, Ekaterina Victorovna; Prokhorova, Irina Vladimirovna; Safina, Asiya...


Medicines Lists as Policy Instruments in Tatarstan and Russian Federation in the 21st Century

Ziganshina, Liliya Eugenevna; Khaziakhmetova, Veronica Nikolaevna; Alexandrova, Elvira Grigorievna; Abakumova, Tatiyana Rudolfovna


Perspectives of Rational Use of Medicines in the EU

Zimmermann, Nina; Habl, Claudia; Schmickl, Bettina; Vogler, Sabine


New Method for Identification and Antibiotic Resistance Screening of Bacteria

Zorzet, Anna; Göransson, Jenny; Gullberg, Erik; Ke, Rongqin; Nilsson, Mats; Andersson, Dan


The Dilemma of Price Regulation and Pharmaceutical Centralized Bidding in China

Zuo, Genyong; Sun, Qiang


Steady Persistence While Chasing the Elusive: When Guidelines and Policies for Antimicrobial Use Clash with the 800-Pound Gorilla

Yonga, Gerald; Shah, Sital; Konduri, Niranjan

9:00am
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11:30am
Satellite: Pharmaceutical System Strengthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?
Location: Jasper Auditorium
Presentations

Oral Presentation

Mamtaz, Akatari


Pharmaceutical System Stregthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?

Ofori-Adjei, David


Pharmaceutical System Stregthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?

Seiter, Andreas


Pharmaceutical System Stregthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?

Laing, Richard Ogilvie


Pharmaceutical System Stregthening: Is There a Need for a New Paradigm?

Keene, Douglas L.

12:45pm
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2:00pm
Lunch
2:00pm
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3:20pm
Welcome Addresses
Location: Jasper Auditorium
Moderator: Mehtap Tatar, Hacettepe University, Turkey
Presentations

Welcome Address - International Organizing Committee

Chalker, John


Welcome Address - Minister of Health of the Republic of Turkey

Akdağ, Recep


Welcome Address - General Manager of General Health Insurance, Turkey

Karaşen, Rıza Murat


Welcome Address (by video) - Regional Director of EURO, World Health Organization

Jakab, Zsuzsanna


Welcome Message from the Regional Director, EMRO, World Health Organization

Gezairy, Hussein Abdel-Razzak Al; Bin Shahna, Mohamed


Welcome Address - Minister of Health, Sultanate of Oman

Al Saidi, H.E. Dr Ahmed bin Mohamed bin Obaid


Welcome Address- International Scientific Program Committee

Wagner, Anita Katharina

3:20pm
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4:20pm
Opening: Keynote Addresses
Location: Jasper Auditorium
Moderator: David Ofori-Adjei, Ghana College of Physicians & Surgeons, Ghana
Presentations

From ICIUM2004 to ICIUM2011 - Challenges and Opportunities for Medicines Access and Use

Wibulpolprasert, Suwit


Public Policies to Improve Drug Access for Chronic Diseases; the Experience of Mexico

Perez-Cuevas, Ricardo


Healthcare Reforms and Pharmaceuticals: Lessons from Turkey

Tatar, Mehtap

4:20pm
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4:30pm
Tea/coffee break
4:30pm
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5:00pm
Effects of Turkish Health Reform on Pharmaceutical Policies
Location: Jasper Auditorium
Moderator: AKIF AKBULAT, General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Ministry of Health of Turkey, Turkey
Rapporteur: Guvenc Kockaya, General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Turkey
Presentations

To Be Announced

Kiliçaslan, Hüseyin


To Be Announced

Ozbek, Hanefi

5:00pm
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5:45pm
Rational Medicines Use Issues in Turkey - Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow
Location: Jasper Auditorium
Moderator: Hanefi Ozbek, saglik Bakanligi, Turkey
Rapporteur: Kubilay Oransay, Turkish Ministry of Health General Directorate of Pharmaceuticals and Pharmacy, Turkey
Presentations

Rational Medicies Use Issues in Turkey- Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Yariş, Ersin


Rational Medicies Use Issues in Turkey- Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Kızılay, Harun


Rational Medicies Use Issues in Turkey- Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow

Dedeoglu, Burcak Deniz

6:30pm
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8:00pm
Evening: Opening Reception
Location: Safir Hall (in the Hotel)