The effects of medication use on the risk of accidents among members of the Canadian forces
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Canadian Armed Forces, Pharmacy Policy and Standards, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Ma (Canadian Armed Forces, Ottawa, Canada)
Sampalis (JSS Medical Research Inc., Montreal, Canada)
Neutel (Sisters of Charity (Ottawa), Ottawa, Canada)
RATIONALE: Most epidemiological studies which evaluate the impact of medications on risk of accidents have focused on elderly patients and benzodiazepines. This study has been performed to assess accident risk and medication use among a population of younger adults. OBJECTIVES: To determine if specific classes of medication are more likely to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.