Cresce in Italia il consumo di farmaci e la spesa per acquistarli. Nel 2017, infatti, ogni italiano ha assunto quasi due dosi (1,7) di farmaco al giorno, facendo registrare un incremento del 4,3% sui consumi.
Nuovo socio onorario Professor Peter Langhorne13.10.2017
Professor of Stroke Care (Institute of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences)
Associate (School of Medicine, Dentistry and Nursing)
Peter Langhorne is Professor of stroke care at the University of Glasgow and based at the Academic Section of Geriatric Medicine, Glasgow Royal Infirmary. He is trained in geriatric and general medicine in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow.
Peter is the coordinating editor of the Cochrane Stroke Group and, together with colleagues in physiotherapy, OT and speech therapy has promoted evidence-based practice in stroke rehabilitation. He has authored and co-authored more than 200 scientific articles on cerebrovascular diseases in journals such as Stroke, Cerebrovascular Diseases, Lancet, the Age and Ageing, and the British Medical Journal.