Definition, classification and detection of risks related to medication
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Presentation
- By: HOWARD, Rachel (University of Reading, School of Pharmacy, Reading, United Kingdom)
Medication-related injuries can cause significant harm to patients, especially vulnerable groups such as the elderly, those with multiple co-morbidities and medications, those taking medications with a narrow therapeutic window, or those being transferred between care settings e.g. admitted to or discharged from hospital. Risks posed by medication.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.