Enhancing adverse drug events detection and reporting; an intervention using pharmacists –initiated clinical ward rounds in a tertiary hospital, north-central Nigeria
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: ODESANYA, Rachel (Jos University Teaching Hospital, Pharmacovigilance centre, Pharmacy department, Jos, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Utenoh, Isaac (Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria)
Musa, Elizabeth (Jos University Teaching Hospital, Jos, Nigeria)
Spontaneous reporting of adverse drug events (ADEs) is a huge challenge worldwide, methods preventing under-reporting is desired.To our knowledge, this is the first study of this kind in Nigeria.
To determine the magnitude of ADEs among patients and to determine the impact of pharmacist-initiated ward rounds on the detection and .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.