An audit of psychotropic medication monitoring in australian aged care facilities

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: YANG, Yun Joo (University of Sydney, Anyang, Korea, Republic Of)
  • Co-author(s): Yun Joo Yang:
    Paul Hannan: Meditrax Pty Ltd, Drummoyne, Australia
    Grenville Rose: Centre for Social Research in Health , University of New South Wales , Sydney, Australia
    Timothy F. Chen: Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Carl R. Schneider: Pharmacy, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
  • Abstract:

    Methods

    A convenience sample of 17 aged care facilities in New South Wales was included. De-identified data containing: patient demographics, medication order, review presence, date and type of review and reviewer, were provided by accredited pharmacists from Meditrax Pty Ltd, as part of the Psychotropic Medicine Audit process.

    Results

    Of 1086

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