The pharmaceutical care plan as an instrument to address safety risks of medicines
- At: 2008 FIP Congress in Basel (Switzerland)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HUDSON, Stephen (Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, Glasgow, United Kingdom)
Medicines use presents increasing risks to patient safety through greater volume, complexity, novelty and diversity of drug action. New technology inherently poses new risks of unpredicted adverse effects (AEs) with the known risks from dose-related AEs. Dose-related AEs arise when prescribers or patients inadvertently use excessive doses... The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.