Drug-disease interactions and its association with unplanned hospital readmission: stopp version 2 criteria, a retrospective cohort study

  • At: 2017 FIP Congress in Seoul (South Korea)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: TENNEY, Justin (The Chinese University of Hong Kong, School of Pharmacy, Shatin, Hong Kong SAR China)
  • Co-author(s): Justin Wade Tenney:
    Mandy Lau: Pharmacy, North District Hospital, Sheung Shui, Hong Kong;School of Pharmacy, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
  • Abstract:

    Background

    AR-SA;">Early hospital readmission is a common problem among geriatric patients and it is an indicator of poor patient health outcomes. Due to the age related physiological changes, polypharmacy, and multiple comorbidities, geriatric patients are more susceptible to adverse drug events, which are associated with hospital admission,..

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