How to get the best medication histories from admitted patients?
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SCHYTTE-HANSEN, Simon (Amager Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark)
- Co-author(s): Stig Haugbølle, Lotte (Copenhagen University, Denmark)
Lindved-Karkov, Louise (Copenhagen University, Denmark)
Aim: It is important when patients are admitted to the hospital that recording of medication histories in hospital medical records are correct. Lack of information can lead to failure to detect drug related problems and unintended discontinuation of drugs.
Background: in the year of 2004 nationwide eletronic version of individual pharmacy.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.