Reduction of inappropriate prescription, adverse drug events and re admission in the elderly hospitalized by clinical pharmacist intervention
- At: 2016 FIP Congress in Buenos Aires (Argentina)
- Type: Poster
- By: FAJRELDINES, Ana (austral hospital, quality and patient safety, buenos aires, Argentina)
- Co-author(s): Ana virginia Fajreldines:|Jorge Insua:|Eduardo Schnitzler:|Laura Davide:
Inappropriate prescribing and omitted appropriate prescription are problems that require multiple interventions to reduce its scale, the adverse events as well as the elderly’s hospital readmissions.
pre-post type of study.
1262 patients were analyzed, a total of 16,542 drugs, a PIM with STOPP 48.90 was found before intervention and 46.09 during.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.