Drug interactions are most common medication errors – results from inpatients in an Indian public teaching hospital
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: TIWARI, Pramil (NIPER, S A S Nagar, Punjab, India)
- Co-author(s): Pote, Sayali (NIPER, India)
D'Cruz, Sanjay (Govt Med Coll Hosp, Chandigarh, India)
In India, very limited research has been conducted to characterize the prevalence of medication errors and patient safety. The medication ordering sequence involves various steps and a deviation from the established good practice can lead to hospital admissions, prolonged hospital stay, increase in cost of therapy, additional utilization of.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.