Pan-england evaluation of anticoagulant safety in community pharmacies

  • At: 2018 FIP Congress in Glasgow (Scotland)
  • Type: Poster
  • By: LIVINGSTONE, Carina (NHS Specialist Pharmacy Service)
  • Co-author(s): Carina Livingstone: NHS Specialist Pharmacy Service, London, United Kingdom
    Esther Harvey: Pinnacle Health Partnership LLP, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
    Gary Warner: Pinnacle Health Partnership LLP, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
  • Abstract:

    Background

     

    Anticoagulants are high risk medicines, frequently identified as a cause of preventable harm and admission to hospital. Serious medication errors have been reported for the newer oral anticoagulants as well as for traditional agents. Whilst warfarin is widely known to health professionals, failure to recognise newer agents as

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