An audit of a bespoke clinical pharmacy service to an acute assessment unit
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: SHAH, Chetan (University of Hertfordshire, London, United Kingdom)
- Co-author(s): Saunders, Michelle (North West London Hospitals NHS Trust, LONDON, United Kingdom)
Jivraj, Mira (North West London Hospitals NHS Trust, LONDON, United Kingdom)
Medication errors pose a threat of harm to hospital inpatients, leading to increased morbidity, mortality and economic burden to health services. With this in mind the U.K government have developed a series of patient safety initiatives and directives such as setting an ambitious target of reducing the number of serious errors.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.