Funding for project to help older people with sensory impairment to manage their medication – University of Strathclyde

Researchers at the University of Strathclyde have been awarded funding for a project that aims to help older people with sensory impairment manage their medication.

Older people with visual or hearing impairments are more likely to be taking more than one medication and live alone and are therefore at risk of medication problems.

Difficulties with medication can include problems identifying similar-looking pills, reading labels and information sheets or mis-hearing information provided by health professionals.

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