Memarian e_Learning Institute


 

News


Back to overview

02/22/2019

Drug interactions in ER's common but preventable

In a recent study, 38 percent of patients discharged from the emergency department had at least one drug interaction resulting from a newly prescribed medicine. The study identified the most common prescription drug combinations that may result in a negative interaction.


Source: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/02/190226112243.htm

Tara Jawaro, Patrick J. Bridgeman, Jude Mele, Grant Wei. Descriptive study of drug-drug interactions attributed to prescriptions written upon discharge from the emergency department. The American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 2019; DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2019.01.049



Back to overview




 

Mail
About
Instagram