Effect of computerized alert system on prescribing practices and quality of patient care in a teaching hospital of pakistan
- At: 2006 FIP Congress in Salvadore (Brazil)
- Type: Presentations + Posters
- By: SHEIKH, Abdul Latif (The Aga Khan University Hospital, Pharmacy Services, Karachi, Pakistan)
- Co-author(s): Raza, Syed Shamim (The Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi, Pakistan)
Sial, Ali Akbar (Ministry of Health Govt. of Pakistan, Karachi, Pakistan)
The medication use process has become complex and fragmented in nature. The lack of communication among the healthcare providers further reduces the quality and safety of medication use. Pharmacist’s involvement and support in clinical decision making process has been shown to reduce medication errors, prevention of adverse drug events and overall.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.