Evaluation of oral production accuracy of Portuguese brand names of medicines

Carla Pires, Susana Correia, Márcia Costa, Afonso Miguel Cavaco, Marina Vigario

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Background: Incorrect productions of medicine names may cause medication errors. Studies evaluating oral productions of Portuguese brand names are scarce, although medicine agencies recommend that medicine names are pronounceable.
Purpose: To evaluate the influence of the phonological and orthographic structure.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalPharmacy Practice
Issue numberSuppl. 1
Publication statusPublished - 2018
Event1st International Conference on Pharmacy Practice Research - Lisboa, Portugal
Duration: 25 Jun 201827 Jun 2018


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