Drug related problems and off-label drug treatment in children as seen at a drug information centre

@article{Kimland2006DrugRP,
  title={Drug related problems and off-label drug treatment in children as seen at a drug information centre},
  author={Elin Kimland and Ulf Bergman and Synn{\"o}ve Lindemalm and Ylva B{\"o}ttiger},
  journal={European Journal of Pediatrics},
  year={2006},
  volume={166},
  pages={527-532}
}
The aim of this work was to analyse the characteristics of Questions and Answers (Q&As) at a drug information centre (DIC) regarding drug related problems and off-label drug treatment in children. All questions concerning children 15 years or younger at a DIC in Stockholm, Sweden during the years 1995–2004 were analysed with respect to the main drug related problem, drug/s and drug group/s, whether the drugs were licensed or not, pediatric labelling of the drug/s and age and sex of the patient… CONTINUE READING

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