Medication errors: identification, prevention and implementation of safe medication practice in a semi urban hospital.
- At: 2010 FIP Congress in Lisbon (Portugal)
- Type: Poster
- By: JAYAPAL REDDY T, Jayapal (St Peters Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Warangal Andhra Pradesh, India)
- Co-author(s): Veera, Raghavulu (St Peters Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, WARANGAL ANDHRA PRADESH, India)
S, Manohar Babu (St Peters Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, WARANGAL ANDHRA PRADESH, India)
The present study was to evaluate and document the incidence, types of Medication errors (Mes) and to assess the severity of Mes in general medicine department. This prospective observational study was carried out from Oct' 2009- March'2010. Results: In a total of 386 cases followed 215 cases were identified with medication errors of 256, in this.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.