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Régis Vaillancourt

Adjunct professor in the Division of Pharmacy Practice University of Toronto

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  • Update on the FIP pictogram project to improve health literacySubscription

    4 JAN 2017

    I would like to provide readers with an update of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP) pictogram project. FIP attempts to bring a high level of recognition to health literacy. The Military and Emergency Pharmacy Section (MEPS) of FIP undertook a major project in 2004 to develop clear, easy-to-understand prescription labels using pictograms. These labels contain pictograms that would accompany written and verbal health information for medicines. After a few years of

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