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2022 Nov 25

Interact J Med Res



A Computerized Pharmacy Decision Support System (PDSS) for Headache Management: Observational Pilot Study.


Perrot S, Trouvin A-P, Clairaz-Mahiou B, Tempremant G, Martial F, Brément D, Cherkaoui A
Interact J Med Res. 2022 Nov 25; 11(2):e35880.
PMID: 36427228.


Headaches are common and often lead patients to seek advice from a pharmacist and consequently self-medicate for relief. Computerized pharmacy decision support systems (PDSSs) may be a valuable resource for health care professionals, particularly for community pharmacists when counseling patients with headache, to guide treatment with over-the-counter medications and recognize patients who require urgent or specialist care.