IMPLEMENTATION OF LASA STRATEGIES TO REDUCE DISPENSING ERRORS IN A GENERAL HOSPITAL IN TAIWAN.
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Mei-Lin (Chen Hsin General Hospital, Pharmacy, Taipei, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Mei-Lin Chen
Drug names can often sound similar or appear similar. In addition, the appearance of the products can look similar enough to cause confusion. These factors can contribute to adverse medication events.
Dispensing error records were collected from the outpatient pharmacy in Cheng Hsin General Hospital from January 2013 to December 2014. The TOP 50.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.