ANALYZING THE CAUSE OF PRESCRIBING INAPPROPRIATE DRUG DOSAGES
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: CHEN, Wen-Hwang (Tungs' Taichung MetroHarbor Hospital, Taiwan., Department of Pharmacy, Taichung City,, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): Pei-Liang Chen
Prescribing is a complex process due to its high risk to cause serious harm or ineffective results to patients if wrong drug dose was prescribed. Study showed dosing errors is the most commonly encountered in a physician prescription order.
This is a retrospective analysis. Data collected from January to December, 2014. Source came from pharmacists.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.