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Pharmacy 2016, 4(1), 11;

Social Pharmacy Research in Copenhagen—Maintaining a Broad Approach

Department of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 2, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
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Academic Editor: Keith A. Wilson
Received: 16 November 2015 / Revised: 20 January 2016 / Accepted: 27 January 2016 / Published: 2 February 2016
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Social Pharmacy)
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Social Pharmacy (SP) is a multidisciplinary field to promote the adequate use of medicine. The field of SP is increasingly important due to a numbers of new trends all posing challenges to society. The SP group at the University of Copenhagen has for several years used a broad approach to SP teaching and research, often illustrated by the four levels: individual, group, organizational, and societal. In this paper the relevance of maintaining a broad approach to SP research is argued for and examples of the importance of such type of research is presented. View Full-Text
Keywords: social pharmacy; Copenhagen; research approach social pharmacy; Copenhagen; research approach
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Kälvemark Sporrong, S.; Nørgaard, L.S.; Wallach-Kildemoes, H.; Cantarero-Arévalo, L.; Kaae, S. Social Pharmacy Research in Copenhagen—Maintaining a Broad Approach. Pharmacy 2016, 4, 11.

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