Medication reconciliation at admission to surgical departments.

  title={Medication reconciliation at admission to surgical departments.},
  author={Lorena Gonz{\'a}lez-Garc{\'i}a and Antonio Salmer{\'o}n-Garc{\'i}a and MªAngeles Garc{\'i}a-Lirola and Susana Moya-Rold{\'a}n and Susana Belda-Rustarazo and Jos{\'e} Cabeza-Barrera},
  journal={Journal of evaluation in clinical practice},
  volume={22 1},
RATIONALE, AIMS AND OBJECTIVES We aim to determine the prevalence of reconciliation errors (REs) at admission to surgery departments, report their potential clinical impact and analyse possible risk factors. METHODS Prospective observational study was conducted for 8 months in a regional public hospital in Spain. The study included patients consecutively hospitalized in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology or Department of Angiology and Vascular Surgery from May through… CONTINUE READING
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