Pharmacy Practice In Developing Countries: Achievements And Challenges by Ahmed FathelrahmanPharmacy Practice In Developing Countries: Achievements And Challenges by Ahmed Fathelrahman

Pharmacy Practice In Developing Countries: Achievements And Challenges

byAhmed Fathelrahman, Mohamed Ibrahim, Albert Wertheimer

Paperback | February 18, 2016

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Pharmacy Practice in Developing Countries: Achievements and Challengesoffers a detailed review of the history and development of pharmacy practice in developing countries across Africa, Asia, and South America. Pharmacy practice varies substantially from country to country due to variations in needs and expectations, culture, challenges, policy, regulations, available resources, and other factors.

This book focuses on each country's strengths and achievements, as well as areas of weakness, barriers to improvement and challenges. It sets out to establish a baseline for best practices, taking all of these factors into account and offering solutions and opportunities for the future. This book is a valuable resource for academics, researchers, practicing pharmacists, policy makers, and students involved in pharmacy practice worldwide as it provides lessons learned on a global scale and seeks to advance the pharmacy profession.

  • Uses the latest research and statistics to document the history and development of pharmacy practice in developing countries
  • Describes current practice across various pharmacy sectors to supply a valuable comparative analysis across countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and South America
  • Highlights areas of achievement, strengths, uniqueness, and future opportunities to provide a basis for learning and improvement
  • Establishes a baseline for best practices and solutions
Ahmed Ibrahim Fathelrahman is Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice and Head of the Department of Pharmacy Practice at Qassim University, Saudi Arabia. Before joining Qassim University in 2011, he worked with the Ministry of Health of Sudan for 13 years in different units and departments starting as a quality control pharmacist in t...
Title:Pharmacy Practice In Developing Countries: Achievements And ChallengesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:516 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 18, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128017147

ISBN - 13:9780128017142

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Table of Contents

Foreword by Joseph T. DiPiro Foreword by Thony Björk Preface


Section 1: Pharmacy Practice in Asia Chapter 1: Pharmacy Practice in Thailand Chapter 2: Pharmacy Practice in Malaysia Chapter 3: Pharmacy Practice in Indonesia Chapter 4: Pharmacy Practice in China Chapter 5: Pharmacy Practice in Sri Lanka Chapter 6: Pharmacy Practice in Pakistan Chapter 7: Pharmacy Practice in India Chapter 8: Pharmacy Practice in Nepal

Section 2: Pharmacy Practice in the Middle East Chapter 9: Pharmacy Practice in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Chapter 10: Pharmacy Practice in Iraq Chapter 11: Pharmacy Practice in Jordan Chapter 12: Pharmacy Practice in Qatar Chapter 13: Pharmacy Practice in Palestine Chapter 14: Pharmacy Practice in Yemen

Section 3: Pharmacy Practice in Africa Chapter 15: Pharmacy Practice in Egypt Chapter 16: Pharmacy Practice in Sudan Chapter 17: Pharmacy Practice in Nigeria Chapter 18: Pharmacy Practice in Burkina Faso

Section 4: Pharmacy Practice in Latin America Chapter 19: Pharmacy Practice in Chile Comparative Analysis and Conclusion