A study of patterns of adverse drug reactions in a tertiary care hospital of Andhra Pradesh, India

@inproceedings{Vinutha2019ASO,
  title={A study of patterns of adverse drug reactions in a tertiary care hospital of Andhra Pradesh, India},
  author={S P Vinutha and K. Kamala and N Suresh},
  year={2019}
}
The WHO defines an adverse drug reaction(ADR) as “a response to a drug which is noxious and unintended and which occurs at doses normally used in man for prophylaxis ,diagnosis, or therapy of disease or for the modifications of physiologic function.” ADRs represent a significant public health problem but they are sometimes preventable .Around 5% of all hospital admissions are the result of an ADR and around 10% 20% of inpatients will have at least one ADR during their hospital stay. Strategies… CONTINUE READING

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