Fernando Fernandez-Llimos

PhD (2003) in Pharmacy, Universidad de Granada, Espanha.
Assistant Professor, Pharmacy Practice.

Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade de Lisboa — Av. Prof. Gama Pinto, 1649-003 Lisboa, Portugal

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Researcher ID B-8931-2008
Group Researcher ID B-4101-2014
Scopus Author ID 56366491700

Research Interests

Fernandez-Llimos’ research interests comprise the design and assessment of clinical pharmacy services aiming to improve the outcomes resulting from the use of medicines. Special interest in drug information for healthcare professionals, including the evaluation of different information sources characteristics and their usability in computerized decision support systems (CDSS), as major determinant of rational use of medicines.

Selected Publications

Rodrigues JF, Casado A, Palos C, Santos C, Duarte A, Fernandez-Llimos F. A Computer-Assisted Prescription System to Improve Antibacterial Surgical Prophylaxis. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 2012;33(4);435-7.

Tonin FS, Piazza T, Wiens A, Fernandez-Llimos F, Pontarolo R. Adverse events and treatment failure leading to discontinuation of recently approved antipsychotic drugs in schizophrenia: A network meta-analysis. Schizophrenia Research. 2015;169(3-4);483-5.

Arguello B, Salgado TM, Fernandez-Llimos F. Assessing the information in the Summaries of Product Characteristics for the use of medicines in pregnancy and lactation. British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 2015;79(3);537-44.

Saez-Benito L, Fernandez-Llimos F, Feletto E, Angel Gastelurrutia M, Martinez-Martinez F, Benrimoj SI. Evidence of the clinical effectiveness of cognitive pharmaceutical services for aged patients. Age and Ageing. 2013;42(4);442-9.

Salgado TM, Moles R, Benrimoj SI, Fernandez-Llimos F. Exploring the role of pharmacists in outpatient dialysis centers: a qualitative study of nephrologist views. Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. 2013;28(2);397-404.