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Preventable drug related morbidity (PDRM) and its causes: a critical review of current concepts

Dreischulte, Tobias and Johnson, Julienne (2012) Preventable drug related morbidity (PDRM) and its causes: a critical review of current concepts. International Journal of Clinical Pharmacy, 34 (1). p. 192.

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Abstract

Abstract of a paper from the ESCP 40th International Symposium on Clinical Pharmacy.Clinical Pharmacy: Connecting Care and Outcomes Dublin Ireland, 19–21 October 2011. The problem of preventable drug related morbidity (PDRM) is an area of increasing concern internationally. The pharmaco-epidemiological literature mainly reports preventable adverse drug events (pADEs) and medication errors as their causes, while the pharmaceutical care literature focuses on reporting the identification and/or resolution of drug therapy problems and related concepts.