Effect of therapeutic interchange on medication reconciliation during hospitalization and upon discharge in a geriatric population


BACKGROUND Therapeutic interchange of a same class medication for an outpatient medication is a widespread practice during hospitalization in response to limited hospital formularies. However, therapeutic interchange may increase risk of medication errors. The objective was to characterize the prevalence and safety of therapeutic interchange. METHODS AND… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0186075


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