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Self-administration of drugs by older people


, : Self-administration of drugs by older people. Professional Nurse 12(5): 328-330

Medications are often dispensed in hospital on a drug round, regardless of whether this is the best time for the individual patient. Drug rounds do not enable patients to learn about their medications while in hospital. Self-administration of medication allows patients to receive education about their medications and increases the chances of compliance.

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