FDA Pharmacists Help Consumers Use Medicines Safely.
Silver Spring, MD: United States Food and Drug Administration; October 31, 2014.
Studies have shown that pharmacist involvement can prevent medication errors. To help patients take their medications safely, this consumer update discusses pharmacists as participants in a government drug information center and reveals the top five questions submitted along with their corresponding answers.
Count and Be Counted: Preparing Future Pharmacists to Promote a Culture of Safety
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Practitioners agree on medication reconciliation value, but frustration and difficulties abound.
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Medication reconciliation for reducing drug-discrepancy adverse events.
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