Farmacéuticos Comunitarios. 2018 Dec 28; 10(4):3-4 DOI: 10.5672/FC.2173-9218.(2018/Vol10).004.01

Summing up on health for the benefit of the patient in the 1st SEMERGEN-SEFAC congress

Llisterri Caro JL1, Baixauli Fernández VJ2
1. Presidente de SEMERGEN. Presidente del comité organizador del congreso SEMERGEN-SEFAC. 2. Vicepresidente 1º de SEFAC. Presidente del comité científico del congreso SEMERGEN-SEFAC.
Llisterri JL, Baixauli VJ. Sumando en salud en beneficio del paciente en el 1er congreso SEMERGEN-SEFAC. Farmacéuticos Comunitarios. 2018 Dec 28; 10 (4): 3-4 DOI: 10.5672/FC.2173-9218.(2018/Vol10).004.01
Abstract : 

We are witnessing a progressive demographic aging in Spain, which in the coming decades will worsen in a more palpable way. This irreversible change in the population pyramid is already a reality of unsettling prognosis: in the year 2060, people over 65 will represent more than a third - specifically, 35.6% - of the total Spanish population.

Organizations such as the European Observatory of  Health Systems and Policies have not yet found formulas to adapt the diseases prevention and management processes to the new socio-health reality. There is will, but there are no mechanisms.

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