Unlicensed and off-label medicines use in a paediatric intensive care unit: a longitudinal study pre and post EU paediatric legislation
- In: Posters
- At: Dublin (Ireland) (2013)
- Type: Poster
- By: BUMANGLAG, Emil (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, School of Pharmacy, Dublin, Ireland)
- Co-author(s): Strawbridge, Judith (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin, Ireland)
Hayden, John (National Children's Research Centre, Our Lady's Children's Hospital Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland)
There has historically been a high rate of unlicensed (UL) and off-label (OL) prescribing in paediatrics. In 2000, an audit of this prescribing was carried out in the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of Our Lady[simplequote]s Children[simplequote]s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland (OLCHC), a tertiary referral paediatric hospital. The EU.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.