Reporting patient safety incidents and learning from them
- At: 2011 FIP Congress in Hyderabad (India)
- Type: Presentation
- By: GOMEZ, Marvin (Universidad Latina de Costa Rica & Universidad de Ciencias Médicas (UCIMED), San José, Costa Rica)
The spontaneous individual case safety report remains the golden standard among pharmacovigilance (PV) methods. The success of this method in improving patient safety is yet to be seen in PV systems around the world. At present, significant problems remain with local PV systems. These include fear of potential punitive action, poor PV culture,.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.