Incidence and preventability of adverse drug events in nursing homes
The American Journal of Medicine, pp. 87-94, 2000.
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PURPOSE: Adverse drug events, especially those that may have been preventable, are among the most serious concerns about medication use in nursing homes. We studied the incidence and preventability of adverse drug events and potential adverse drug events in nursing homes. METHODS: We performed a cohort study of all long-term care resident...More
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