MEDICATION ERRORS DETECTED AMONG THE SPONTANEOUSLY REPORTED ADVERSE DRUG REACTIONS TO THE CROATIAN AGENCY FOR MEDICINAL PRODUCTS AND MEDICAL DEVICES
- At: 2015 FIP Congress in Düsseldorf (Germany)
- Type: Poster
- By: MUCALO, Iva (University of Zagreb Faculty of Pharmacy and Biochemistry, Centre for Applied Pharmacy, Zagreb, Croatia)
- Co-author(s): Iva Mucalo
Medication errors are the most common preventable cause of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in medication practice and present a major public health burden.
A retrospective observational study was performed on a 50 spontaneously reported ADRs in 2013. Previously validated “P-method”1 was employed to systematically detect MEs in individual case safety.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.