WHO IS WHO – NORCE Norwegian Research Centre AS

HAPPY PATIENT targets both patients, primary health care professionals (general practitioners, nurses, dentists and pharmacists), health care professionals working at OOH services, and nursing homes. We will invite the scientific committees and the relevant societies for all the professionals involved (family doctors, nurses, dentists, pharmacists, OOH services, and nursing homes),...

WHO IS WHO in HAPPY PATIENT: University of Groningen – RUG

The Department of PharmacoTherapy -Epidemiology and Economics of the University of Groningen (The Netherlands) is responsible for WP6 which is leading the Audit cycles in community pharmacies and adapting the APO Templates to pharmacies in the Target Countries. The members who are participating in the HAPPY PATIENT project come from very different...

These are disadvantages of urinary infection prophylaxis as an indication for the use of antimicrobials

From 18 until 24 November, the World Antibiotic Awareness Week on the Use of Antimicrobials is celebrated worldwide. On the occasion of this event, HAPPY PATIENT has expressed its concern in this regard, more specifically regarding the prophylaxis of urinary infection as a frequent indication for the use of antimicrobials in residences. There is evidence that long-term antimicrobial use...