Evaluating medication errors in Traditional Chinese Medicine pharmacy by intervention of the barcode dispensing system
- At: 2013 FIP Congress in Dublin (Ireland)
- Type: Poster
- By: SHEN, Shinhsien Camia (Chang Gung memorial hospital, Traditional Chinese medicine, Taoyuan County, China Taiwan)
- Co-author(s): YANG (Chang Gung memorial hospital, Taoyuan County, China Taiwan)
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) inTaiwanis made from powder form. Since TCM powder form is covered by the National Health Insurance (NHI), most of TCM powder forms are prescribed to meet patient needs inTaiwanrather than other forms. Generally, TCM powders look very alike and taste alike. Hence, double checking dispensing processes .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.