An evaluation of the availability and accuracy of sources of pre-admission medication history data

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/136395
Title:
An evaluation of the availability and accuracy of sources of pre-admission medication history data
Other Titles:
Abstracts of Drug (Uk & Ireland) 21st Annual Scientific Meeting (February 2010)
Authors:
Fitzsimons, M; Grimes, T; Galvin, M
Affiliation:
Pharmacy Department, Adelaide and Meath Hospital Dublin, inc the National Children’s Hospital (AMNCH), Tallaght, Dublin; 2Pharmacy Department, Naas General Hospital (NGH), Naas, Co. Kildare. *Michelle.Fitzsimons@amnch.ie
Issue Date:
4-Feb-2010
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/136395
Item Type:
Meetings and Proceedings
Language:
en
Description:
The first step in the medicines reconciliation process, compiling the medication list, is associated with the highest rate of error (1). There is little known about sources of pre-admission medication information used on admission to hospital in Ireland. This study sought to determine availability and accuracy of these sources.
Keywords:
HOSPITAL ADMISSION; MEDICATIONS; PHARMACEUTICAL SERVICES
Local subject classification:
PHARMACOLOGY

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorFitzsimons, Men
dc.contributor.authorGrimes, Ten
dc.contributor.authorGalvin, Men
dc.date.accessioned2011-07-20T09:58:11Z-
dc.date.available2011-07-20T09:58:11Z-
dc.date.issued2010-02-04-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/136395-
dc.descriptionThe first step in the medicines reconciliation process, compiling the medication list, is associated with the highest rate of error (1). There is little known about sources of pre-admission medication information used on admission to hospital in Ireland. This study sought to determine availability and accuracy of these sources.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subjectHOSPITAL ADMISSIONen
dc.subjectMEDICATIONSen
dc.subjectPHARMACEUTICAL SERVICESen
dc.subject.otherPHARMACOLOGYen
dc.titleAn evaluation of the availability and accuracy of sources of pre-admission medication history dataen
dc.title.alternativeAbstracts of Drug (Uk & Ireland) 21st Annual Scientific Meeting (February 2010)en
dc.typeMeetings and Proceedingsen
dc.contributor.departmentPharmacy Department, Adelaide and Meath Hospital Dublin, inc the National Children’s Hospital (AMNCH), Tallaght, Dublin; 2Pharmacy Department, Naas General Hospital (NGH), Naas, Co. Kildare. *Michelle.Fitzsimons@amnch.ieen
dc.description.provinceLeinster-
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