Severity of medication administration errors in a teaching hospital in Brazil
- At: Seville (Spain) (2022)
- Type: Poster
- Poster code: HPS-007
- By: ASSUNçãO-COSTA, Lindemberg (Universidade Federal Da Bahia, Brazil)
- Co-author(s): Prof Lindemberg Assunção-costa (Universidade Federal Da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil)
Dr Charleston Ribeiro Pinto, Departamento do medicamento (Universidade Federal Da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil)
Msc Juliana Ferreira Fernandes Machado, Setor de ensino e pesquisa (Instituto Nacional de Assistência Farmacêutica e Farmacoeconomia, Salvador, Brazil)
Pharmacist Cleidenete Gomes Valli, Farmácia (Secretaria de Saúde do Estado da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil)
PhD Luís Eugênio Portela Fernandes de Souza, Instituto de Saúde Coletiva (Universidade Federal Da Bahia, Salvador, Brazil)
The degree and nature of harm associated with medication errors differs among low-, middle-, and high-income countries. However, epidemiological data on the occurrence of medication errors and, above all, on their severity, are scarce in Latin American countries.
Assess the potential severity of administration.. 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.