Pharmacists’ Interventions to Promote Quality of Life and Healthy Ageing (PHE)

Summary

Interventions which can be provided by pharmacy teams to help older people lead more independent lives and improve their health are listed, including those directed towards:

  • Preventing falls.
  • Dementia
  • Physical inactivity.
  • Social isolation.
  • Malnutrition.

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Reference

A menu of interventions for productive healthy ageing: for pharmacy teams working in different settings. London: Public Health England, March 2019. PHE Publications Gateway No. GW-113.

There was an earlier report:

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Reference

Pharmacy: a way forward for public health. Opportunities for action through pharmacy for public health. London: Public Health England, September 2017. PHE Publications Gateway No. 2017212.

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Dementia and Elderly Care News. Wolverhampton Medical Institute: WMI. (jh)
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