Detection and Prevention of Adverse Drug Events: Information Technologies and Human Factors

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Rgis Beuscart, Werner Hackl, Christian Nhr
IOS Press, 2009 - Medical - 225 pages
When someone enters hospital for examination or treatment, is given a doctors prescription, receives medication from a pharmacist or has his drugs administered by a nurse, he assumes that his health and welfare will benefit from this medical intervention. But the effectiveness of available therapies should also be viewed from the perspective of potentially negative consequences: adverse drug events (ADE).

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Part B Detection and Prevention of Adverse Drug Events
Part C Human Factors and Adverse Drug Events
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