Prevalence and preventability of self-reported adverse drug events among the general public in Sweden
- At: 2012 FIP Congress in Amsterdam (the Netherlands)
- Type: Poster
- By: HAKKARAINEN, Katja (Nordic School of Public Health NHV, Gothenburg, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Andersson Sundell, K. (Nordic School of Public Health NHV, Gothenburg, Sweden)
Petzold, M. (Institute of Medicine, Sahlgenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden)
Hägg, S. (Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden)
Background: Adverse drug events (ADEs) are common and often preventable in hospitalised patients, but self-reported ADEs have not been investigated in the general population...
Aims: To estimate the 1-month prevalence of self-reported ADEs among adult general public in Sweden, and the self-reported preventability of 2 ADE categories: adverse drug The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.