Community pharmacy in the United Arab Emirates: Characteristics and workforce issues

Sanah Hasan, Hana Sulieman, Colin Chapman, Kay Stewart, David Kong

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Objectives To determine the characteristics and workforce issues of community pharmacy practice in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Methods Data collection was by anonymous cross-sectional survey. Questionnaires were distributed by hand to 700 community pharmacies to collect information about the participating pharmacists, pharmacy characteristics, the types of products and professional pharmacy services available to patients, and the barriers to offering professional services.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)392-399
Number of pages8
JournalInternational Journal of Pharmacy Practice
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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