A pharmacist led intervention to reduce the number of antibiotic missed doses in the paediatric ward of a tertiary hospital Nigeria.
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: HPS-029
- By: DAMOEM, Kenneth (Plateau State Specialist Hospital Jos, Plateau State Nigeria., Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Mr Kenneth Damoem, Pharmacist (Plateau State Specialist Hospital Jos, Plateau State Nigeria., Nigeria)
Dr Nenman Lenka, Pharmacy
Dr. Goyol Meshak, Pharmacy
Dr Ucheoma Nwizu, Pharmacy
Dr. Sariem Comfort, Clinical Pharmacy and pharmacy practice.
Background: missed antibiotic doses is a serious medication problem, it poses immediate and future risks to patients. Aim: To asses the extent of missed antibiotic doses and carry out stepwise interventions to control it.
Method: The Plan-Do-Study-Act (PDSA) method of introducing change was used: first, pharmacists performed a medication check.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.