Adverse drug reactions in hospitalized patients: A critique of a meta-analysis.

  title={Adverse drug reactions in hospitalized patients: A critique of a meta-analysis.},
  author={Marion Kvasz and Isabel Elaine Allen and Myron J. Gordon and Eric Y Ro and Rhonda P Estok and Ingram Olkin and Susan D. Ross},
  journal={MedGenMed : Medscape general medicine},
  volume={2 2},
OBJECTIVE To replicate and to critique a recently published meta-analysis[1] of the incidence of nonpreventable serious and fatal adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in hospitalized patients, to better understand its results and conclusions. METHODS The published methods described in the meta-analysis of Lazarou and colleagues were followed.[1] This meta-analysis reviewed 30 original publications describing 39 prospective studies. In each study, the numbers of patients with nonpreventable ADRs… CONTINUE READING
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