High-alert medications in a hospital environment
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: MORGADO, Manuel (Hospital Centre of Cova da Beira, Pharmaceutical Services, Covilhã, Portugal)
- Co-author(s): Duarte, Ana Rita (Health Sciences Faculty, University of Beira Interior, Covilhã, Portugal)
Paulino, Ema (Portuguese Pharmaceutical Society, Lisbon, Portugal)
Morgado, Sandra (Hospital Centre of Cova da Beira, Covilhã, Portugal)
Background Medication errors (ME) and adverse drug reactions represent a serious public health problem with significant human and economic repercussions. It is essential to establish different criteria for hazardousness associated with drugs and strategies for the prevention (SFP) of ME. Aims To develop a manual which establishes various risk.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.