Valproic acid and risk of acute pancreatitis: a population-based case-control study
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: RATANAJAMIT, Chaveewan (Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, PSU, Clinical Pharmacy, Songkhla, Thailand)
- Co-author(s): Jepsen (Department Clin Epidemiol, Aarhus U., Denmark)
Pedersen (Department Clin Epidemiol, Aarhus U., Denmark)
Sorensen (Department Clin Epidemiol, Aarhus U., Denmark)
Purpose: To examine the risk for acute pancreatitis associated with exposure to valproic acid in North Jutland, Denmark.
Methods: Through the County Hospital Discharge Registry, we identified all patients with an incident episode of acute pancreatitis in North Jutland, Denmark, between 1991 and 2000. From the population of North Jutland, we.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.