Pattern and errors of prescription in children assisted in public health centers of mexico city
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: ALTAGRACIA-MARTINEZ, Marina (UAM-Xocmilmico, Mexico Df, Mexico)
- Co-author(s): Ramirez-Cruz, Catalina (UAM-Xocmilmico, MEXICO DF, Mexico)
Kravzov-Jinich, Jaime (UAM-Xocmilmico, MEXICO DF, Mexico)
Vazquez-Cervantes, Laura (UAM-Xocmilmico, MEXICO DF, Mexico)
Background. In Mexico there are about 42, 579,108 million children under 17 years old but very few clinical and (or) epidemiological studies have taken into consideration drug prescription pattern and errors in children population. A study carried out in the United States reported that medication errors in pediatric population have been increased.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.