Development of Pictograms for Safer Medication Handling by Healthcare Workers Using a Delphi Method
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: VAILLANCOURT, Régis (Children's Hospital Of Eastern Ontario, Pharmacy, Ottawa, Canada)
- Co-author(s): Régis Vaillancourt:|Annie Pouliot:Pharmacy,Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario,Ottawa,Canada|Kim Streitenberger:,Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada ,Toronto,Canada|Sylvia Hyland:,Institute for Safe Medication Practices Canada ,Toronto,Canada|Pierre Thabet:,_,;Pharmacy,Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario,Ottawa,Canada
Medications have inherent risks associated with their preparation and administration. As such, a key aspect of medication safety is to ensure safe medication management practices.
Self-identified medication handling experts participated in a modified Delphi to achieve consensus on situations requiring safety pictograms for labelling in order to.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.