Impact of a clinical pharmacist on cost saving and cost avoidance in drug therapy in an intensive care unit.

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The authors performed a study to document the impact of a clinical pharmacist on cost saving and cost avoidance in an intensive care unit, and to evaluate the cost saving and avoidance to justify additional clinical pharmacist positions. Over 13 consecutive 5-day weeks, a clinical pharmacist with 50% teaching responsibility documented time spent and all… (More)

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@article{Chuang1994ImpactOA, title={Impact of a clinical pharmacist on cost saving and cost avoidance in drug therapy in an intensive care unit.}, author={L C Chuang and Jesse D Sutton and Geoffrey Henderson}, journal={Hospital pharmacy}, year={1994}, volume={29 3}, pages={215-8, 221} }