Decreased acid suppression therapy overuse after education and medication reconciliation

@article{Gupta2013DecreasedAS,
  title={Decreased acid suppression therapy overuse after education and medication reconciliation},
  author={Rohan Gupta and John K. Marshall and Juan Carlos Munoz and Ravi Kottoor and Mohammad Mazen Jamal and Kenneth J Vega},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Practice},
  year={2013},
  volume={67}
}
Background:  Acid suppression therapy (AST) is commonly overprescribed in hospitalised patients. This indiscriminate use increases cost and drug‐related side effects. Minimal data is available on interventions aimed at reducing the burden of overprescription. The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of education and medication reconciliation forms use on admission as well as discharge, on AST overuse in hospitalised patients. 
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