Predicting potential postdischarge adverse drug events and 30-day unplanned hospital readmissions from medication regimen complexity.
Schoonover H, Corbett CF, Weeks DL, Willson MN, Setter SM. J Patient Saf. 2014;10:186-191.
In this study, complex medication regimens were associated with much higher rates of post-discharge adverse events and 30-day readmissions. Discrepancies between hospital discharge and home medication lists were found in 90% of cases.
Medication reconciliation: comparing a customized medication history form to a standard medication form in a specialty clinic (CAMPII 2).
Ryan GJ, Caudle J, Rhee MK, et al. J Patient Saf. 2013;9:160-168.
Engaging patients in medication reconciliation via a patient portal following hospital discharge.
Heyworth L, Paquin AM, Clark J, et al. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014;21:e157-e162.
Predictors of completeness of patients' self-reported personal medication lists and discrepancies with clinic medication lists.
Lee KP, Nishimura K, Ngu B, Tieu L, Auerbach AD. Ann Pharmacother. 2014;48:168-177.
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Medication regimen complexity and hospital readmission for an adverse drug event.
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